Colorado Springs Police Department Repeat Offender Model

2013 INFORMS Annual Meeting Minneapolis
Innovative Applications in Analytics Award Semi-Finalists
Presented by 2nd Lieutenant Aaron Burns, U.S. Air Force Academy
The idea of Intelligence Led Policing grows in popularity throughout the country. A repeat offender model could help prioritize policing activities. This project created a model incorporating all types of individual offenses to determine the propensity to commit repeated crimes and prioritizes results with each crime's weighted societal impact factor.