Predicting Crime in Portland Oregon

Part 1: a novel approach to crime prediction - spatial and time data

Jorie Koster-Hale
Aug 31, 2017 · 8 min read

What are we predicting?

Crime Data

Thinking about space

Points of Interest

FourSquare Check-Ins

Police Precincts

Image from http://wiki.radioreference.com/index.php/Multnomah_County_(OR)

US Census

Thinking about time

Weather

Holidays and Events

data from the trenches

the nitty gritty of data science by the experts @ dataiku

Jorie Koster-Hale

Written by

data scientist, neuroscience phd, hot chocolate aficionado

data from the trenches

the nitty gritty of data science by the experts @ dataiku