Crime Analysis stores, retrieves, and analyzes valid and reliable data, and how it will aid line units with useful information that can benefit them in the development of daily operational and tactical plans. Supervisors will be able to use this data for planning as it relates to such topics as crime trends, agency resource allocation, crime prevention, and other associated areas.
Crime analysis provides current useful information to aid operational personnel in meeting their tactical crime control and prevention objectives by:
- Identifying and analyzing methods of operation of individual criminals
- Providing crime pattern recognition
- Providing analyses of data from field interrogation and arrests