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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

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Geospatial & Crime Mapping

Law enforcement agencies implement a variety of strategies and methods to combat crime and ensure public safety. Policing strategies extend beyond traditional models of responding to calls for service and often seek to increase crime prevention, intervention, and response effectiveness through techniques that use geospatial analysis and crime mapping.



OJP Publications

Course Materials for Introduction to Crime Mapping and Analysis Using ArcGIS 10.1, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2016

Course Materials for Intermediate Crime Mapping Using ArcGIS 10.1, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2016

Evaluation of National Institute of Justice-Funded Geospatial Software Tools: Technical and Utility Assessments to Improve Tool Development, Dissemination, and Usage, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Mobilization of Crime Mapping & Intelligence Gathering, NIJ-Sponsored, November 2013

Survey and Evaluation of Online Crime Mapping Companies, NIJ-Sponsored, February 2012

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