Hernando de Soto Bridge, Memphis, TN

Hernando de Soto Bridge, Memphis, TN

updated 11/6/2019

2019

Media Releases

3rd Quarter: Crime Drops through Third Quarter of This Year

2nd Quarter: Major Property Crime, Domestic Violence, Overall Crime Figures Drop in Shelby County

1st Quarter: FIRST QUARTER CRIME FIGURES SHOW DECLINES IN MOST CATEGORIES

Reports

K2Intelligence Report: Memphis Gang Strategy Proposal

MSCC 2018 Annual Report

Articles

Still BLUE-CRUSHing crime data in Memphis streets \ Opinion

Feb. 7, 2019. Bill Gibbons, Guest columnist for The Commercial Appeal
Data-driven policing involves smart use of crime data to deploy law enforcement resources in the right places at the right times to have a maximum positive impact on the crime rate. New York City was the first major city to implement such an approach in a day-to-day consistent fashion, beginning in 1994. Referred to us CompStat (short for Compare Statistics), it is credited with creating dramatic reductions in New York's crime rate, moving it from having one of the highest crime rates among American cities to having one of the lowest crime rates. Read the full article.


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