Professional Training Series Course Descriptions

The classes below are currently offerered by the IACA:

Crime Mapping and Analysis


Crime Mapping is a five-day, hands-on computer-based course that covers the fundamentals of mapping crime for tactical, strategic, administrative, and operations analysis. After a review of the terminology and concepts of crime mapping, the class plunges directly into hands-on exercises using ArcGIS.

Students learn how to explore base maps, import or link to police data, geocode addresses, perform spatial and attribute queries, create thematic maps, interpret crime maps, and create effective mapping products.

Certification Skills: Spatial Analysis, Data Integrity

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About the Professional Training Series

Each class offered by the IACA is designed to provide a solid foundation in key skills needed to be a successful analyst.