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Predictive policing: 'A promising tool for burglary prevention'

Dedicated foot patrols and target hardening equipment tested on high burglary areas in two forces reveal promising gains in interventions.

Predictive policing: 'A promising tool for burglary prevention'

Date - 16th July 2013
By - Jasmin McDermott - Police Oracle
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The use of foot patrols as well as home safety equipment in areas where academic research predicts will be targeted by burglars has seen a significant drop in offences, early findings have suggested. The two predictive policing experiments in...
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