Microsoft and PredPol showcase cloud-enabled solutions for law enforcement at IACP 2016

Posted on Oct 17, 2016 in Uncategorized

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Monday at the 123rd annual International Association of Chiefs of Police conference and exposition in San Diego, Microsoft Corp. and its partners showcased innovative solutions that demonstrate how the cloud and modern Windows devices are transforming the way law enforcement engages with citizens, improves communities and enables more […]

PredPol at IACP 2016 in San Diego

Posted on Oct 17, 2016 in Uncategorized

Come meet the PredPol team at booth 1860 at IACP 2016 in San Diego! You can see our latest analytics and predictive features and learn how PredPol can help you reduce crime in your community. The use of data to enable more efficient patrols is quickly becoming the standard for law enforcement, and PredPol can […]

New Features for Crime Analysts

Posted on Dec 21, 2015 in Uncategorized

From its creation, PredPol has relied on the input of line officers, command staff, and crime analysts to design its application. Do you remember our Crime Analyst Survey? We’ve used your feedback to develop features that will help maximize your analysis and minimize your time spent collecting and inputting data. These features are found in […]

Using PredPol Daily

Posted on Dec 19, 2015 in Uncategorized

PredPol does not reduce crime on its own. PredPol’s predictive policing software requires the insight of veteran officers and crime analysts. We know that keeping your community safe is your goal, and PredPol helps achieve that daily. PredPol is a daily operations tool, meant for use during each shift of each day.   Think of PredPol […]

4 Factors to Consider When Investing in Technology

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 in Uncategorized

Paul Rosenzweig, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security explained at the International Association of Chiefs of Police the four factors to consider when investing in a new technology for your police department. In this blog post we will explain how PredPol addresses these four factors. 1.) Cost PredPol’s pricing […]

Prop 47 and Crime Rise

Posted on Dec 5, 2015 in Uncategorized

Proposition 47 was a ballot initiative that was passed in November of 2014 which changes the sentencing for certain non-violent crimes. The reception since has been varied. Some argue that there has been no affect on crime rates, while others claim rising crime rates cannot be ignored when weighing the proposition’s effect. Tracking Prop 47 […]

PredPol Supports Community Policing

Posted on Nov 29, 2015 in Community Policing, Predictive Policing, PredPol

With the holiday season upon us, PredPol is reaffirming their commitment to assist our partner agencies with their community policing. Community policing is one of the many aspects that contribute to successful modern policing. Our predictive policing technology has been integral in helping law enforcement agencies dramatically reduce crime in jurisdictions of all types and sizes, across […]

What PredPol is and What PredPol is NOT

Posted on Nov 19, 2015 in Uncategorized

What is PredPol? The National Institute for Justice explains that “predictive policing tries to harness the power of information, geospatial technologies and evidence-based intervention models to reduce crime and improve public safety. This two-pronged approach — applying advanced analytics to various data sets, in conjunction with intervention models — can move law enforcement from reacting […]

UCLA Study on Predictive Policing

Posted on Nov 11, 2015 in Uncategorized

UCLA Study Proves Predictive Policing Successful in Reducing Crime Over Several Months of Deployment with The LAPD UCLA anthropology professor and senior author of the study, Jeffery Brantingham, explains that the study proves that analyst’s use of predictive policing “prevented twice as much crime,” as analysts working without. Dr. Jeffery Brantingham The paper, published by […]

Meet Our Team!

Posted on Nov 8, 2015 in Predictive Policing, PredPol

Meet Our Team! Trisha Liu, Customer Support Manager What is your role at PredPol? I’m the newest member of the PredPol Customer Support team. My role is to be here for customers and make sure everyone’s questions and needs are taken care of. I work closely with the Software Development team to understand and prioritize […]