‘Predictive Policing’: The Holy Grail or Algorithm Sorcery?

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By one count, 20 of the nation's 50 largest police forces are using computer algorithms to predict where crime might occur and who will be a victim and perpetrator. Some see it as the future of policing. Others question its legitimacy and are nettled by civil rights questions . . .

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