Crime Prevention

Fairness is Fiscally Responsible

Few opportunities produce such dramatic better faster cheaper savings for cities and their counties than those that surround pretrial detention. We’re...

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Crime Prevention

#ThisWeekInData

The White House and the Census Bureau launched the Opportunity Project, a new effort to  provide easy access to federal and local datasets related to...

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Crime Prevention

Crowdsourcing Helps Set NYPD Agenda

At the most recent convening of the National Association of Counties at the Harvard Kennedy School, county executives heard Professor Mark Moore share...

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Crime Prevention

#ThisWeekInData

CityLab profiled Erica Walker, a PhD student at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and her work charting urban noise. Using more than 400 de...

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Crime Prevention

Harnessing Data to Fight Crime in Maryland

Last year, police in Prince George's County, Md., found themselves faced with an alarming increase in armed robberies of commercial establishments....

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