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January 20, 2021
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What is PREDICTIVE POLICING? | Crash Course: Data for Black Lives | Episode 4, Season 1

What is predictive policing? Well, if you’ve seen the movie Minority Report, you already have a bit of an idea. Predictive policing involves using algorithms to analyze massive amounts of information in order to predict and help prevent potential future crimes. In this episode of the Crash Course, Linda breaks down the dangers of predictive policing, and what can be done about it.