Report Backs “Predictive Analytics” To Identify “Bad Kids” In L.A. County

A primary goal of Los Angeles County's child welfare system is keeping kids out of lock-up. In this pursuit, the county took a surprising step: It used a predictive analytics tool as part of a program to identify which specific kids might end up behind bars, says Pacific Standard magazine. The process wasn't incredibly complicated:
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