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Crime predicting software in use at police departments throughout country-an effort to help prevent crime, but it is still far from a perfect calculator.

Crime Predicting Software, CivicScape, Excludes Data on Marijuana Possession

Crime predicting software is in use at many police departments throughout the country in an effort to help prevent crime, but it is still far from a perfect calculator. Companies are able to be selective about the data that is running through the algorithm. CivicScape has elected to leave out data on certain topics like marijuana possession because it created […]

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