Patrol Workload Assessments, Scheduling Software, and Redistricting

Since 1995, Corona Solutions has partnered with police and sheriffs to help allocate and schedule available patrol officers to best align with the varying demand for service from the communities they serve. What began as a simple desktop application has evolved into a powerful platform for software and services. These tools help us provide highly-detailed […]

November 4, 2020


“The role of Analysis Capacity”, Ch. 2 in Historical Origins of International Criminal Law: Volume 5

“The Role of Analysis Capacity”

April 9, 2019


‘This is bittersweet’: Outgoing DeKalb chief reflects on 5-year tenure

Outgoing DeKalb Chief reflects on his tenure and bringing Crime Analysis to his department.

February 23, 2019


WPD’s new Crime Analysis Unit brings new strategies, skills to combat crime

The Wichita (KS) Police Department has expanded their Crime Analysis Unit and taken a new approach to supporting their department.

January 27, 2019


The spatial distribution of smoking violations on a non-smoking campus: Implications for prevention

Objective: The present study extends research on campus smoking bans by examining where smokers are violating the policy at a large university in the southeastern region of the United States. Participants: The data collection was conducted by one graduate student from the university in August of 2014. Methods: A global positioning system device was used […]

April 28, 2016


Six “Must Have” Tools for Crime Analysts

Crime Analysts across the country are becoming the secret weapons for their organizations. Their crime products, whether the identification of crime patterns, problem areas, or spotting repeat offenders, are helping organize and prioritize crime reduction responses and community policing efforts. To empower these secret weapons, crime analysts must have the proper tools to be successful […]

February 22, 2016


Chemical-metallographic test with nitric acid on the vehicle body and chassis of steel

The alteration of a vehicle identification characteristics is carried out with the use of emery and sandpaper to erase the information in order to subsequently superimpose different numeric or alphanumeric codes, thus preventing the verification of its former origin or ownership and hindering its tracking. Chemical attack has been recognized as the most sensitive technique […]

February 10, 2016


Ripeness and Hot Spots in Time: Possible Futures in Micro Place-Based Policing

Place-based policing is known to help decrease crimes. Specific areas have properties that make them more attractive for specific types of crimes. Crime analysis seems to have moved from a more generalized mapping of hot spots to a more finely-grained map. The term “Micro” has become common in geospatial studies. In policing, predictive analytics uses […]

August 7, 2015


C.I.A. Officers and F.B.I. Agents, Meet Your New Partner: The Analyst

Article talks about analysts’ integral role in federal agencies.

March 27, 2015


Police use data, technology to predict crime

Police use data, technology to predict crime.

December 3, 2014

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