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07.04.16
London police consider using drones to pursue motorbike thieves
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London police consider using drones to pursue motorbike thieves

UAVs could help tackle moped gangs who are put at risk in high-speed pursuits.

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06.02.16
NYPD's smartphone program is shortening crime response times
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NYPD's smartphone program is shortening crime response times

The time it takes for an officer to arrive at a crime in progress has dropped by over 12 percent.

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05.31.16
Court says police don't need warrants for phone location data
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Court says police don't need warrants for phone location data

An appeals court says your position info is up for grabs if you volunteered it to an app.

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05.23.16
Violent crime prediction algorithms are racially biased
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Violent crime prediction algorithms are racially biased

A new study shows that software-driven risk assessment tools are hardly blind to race.

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