Crime Mapping and Pattern Analysis

23Jan 2022 by

1. What is crime analysis and how does it differ from intelligence analysis. Provide research supported definitions and carefully contrast the fundamental differences between the two analytical functions.
2. Provide a detailed discussion of the history and evolution of the crime analysis movement.
3. What are the fundamental tasks associated with the crime analysis profession? How has crime analysis evolved in the last 10-15 years?
4. Compare and contrast at least two different agencys crime analysis functions. Conduct some research here and thoroughly compare and contrast the units selected from the agencies of interest. I would imagine you might include mission statements, job descriptions, where the units fit in the organizational chart of each agency, tasks and responsibilities, etc…