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addaword.gifdefinition of predictive policing

the use of data to predict where crimes are likely to occur, so they can be prevented or the criminals caught
The predictive policing model helped to alert officers to targeted locations in real time, a significant improvement over traditional tactics.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/08/2013 10:51:00
Definition of predictive policing from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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