Applying predictive analytic technology to crime prevention
Former Marine Corps Reservist Yonathan Melaku was arrested June 17, 2011, at Arlington National Cemetery after a months-long spree of overnight shooting at military installations. Virginia State Police credit “geospatial predictive analytics” with helping them deploy resources as they were looking for the shooter. Here’s how law enforcement antcipated where Melaku might strike next. Read related article.
Source: DigitalGlobe. The Washington Post.