Houston Police Department: Predictive Policing
|Agency||Houston Police Department|
The Houston Police Department acquired AISight predictive policing as early as 2012, which was still in use as of 2020.
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Predictive policing is software used by law enforcement to select neighborhoods or blocks where they should focus resources or to identify individuals for investigation. Law enforcement feed records and data—such as police stops or calls for service—into the algorithms, which vendors say can predict where crime is likely to occur.