crime data

10 mayors join 'Smart on Crime' network to disrupt criminal justice system


Data analytics and more thoughtful policymaking will be key drivers of the new initiative.

Syracuse digitizes police logs to bolster new open data portal


In a move to build trust with residents, the central New York city is publishing its police and fire logs.

White House launches new push to get communities using data to cut down on incarceration


The Obama administration is partnering with dozens of states, localities and tech companies to spread data-sharing and analytics techniques focused on moving people out of prisons.