Criminal Reduction Utilising Statistical History

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Criminal Reduction Utilizing Statistical History is an IBM predictive analytics system that attempts to predict the location of future crimes.[1] It was developed as part of the Blue CRUSH program in conjunction with Memphis Police Department and the University of Memphis Criminology and Research department.[2]

As of July 2010, it is being trialed by two British police forces.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Tony Thompson (25 July 2010). "Crime software may help police predict violent offences". The Observer. Retrieved 26 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Jim Ericson (July 21, 2010). "A Cop When You Need One". Information Management. Retrieved 26 July 2010.