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Math Shows Some Crime Hot Spots Can Be Cooled, Others Only Relocated

February 23rd, 2010 02:13 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

A mathematical model of crime finds that some hot spots can be permanently cleaned up by police, while others will only crop up elsewhere after police move in. The model could help police departments focus on areas where they can effectively fight crime.

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