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Data-driven public safety

Digital experiences as consumers are increasing citizens’ expectations for better services from public agencies.

Join this tweetchat to hear how a data-driven preventative approaches are enhancing public safety even as budgets are being reduced.


Discussion triggers

  1. Official stats globally indicate cybercrime instances now surpass physical crime. How has the scope of public safety evolved recently?
  2. Data-driven policing is expected to help prevent and predict crimes. How mature are these capabilities today?
  3. What lessons from human trafficking data-driven approaches can we apply to other safety instances?
  4. What analytics techniques have you seen provide the biggest crime prevention breakthroughs?
  5. What skills, experiences and tools should be part of the connected officer’s profile?

Further reading

Data and insights accessibility is in everyone’s interest, especially when it comes to public sector

Meet the mobile app developer who helps police investigate crime on the go


4 analytics use-case domains for municipalities to exploit

Using machine learning in SAS Visual Text Analytics to analyze human trafficking reports