Using Machine Learning to Fight Crime | Electronics360

Date: September 23, 2017 Published by

  • Using machine learning, law enforcement can determine if companies, even well-meaning ones, are doing business with other companies using forced labor.
  • A common way to fight crime using machine learning is through facial recognition technology.
  • Just as a machine learning algorithm can detect patterns in criminal acts, so too can an algorithm possibly predict a person’s behavior.
  • A machine learning algorithm might see an uptick in stolen items considered necessities like toothpaste or soap.
  • Fast Company—Machine Learning: A New Weapon In the War Against Forced Labor and Human Trafficking

    The Conversation—Data Science Can Help Us Fight Human Trafficking

    Wired—Predictive Policing: Using Machine Learning to Detect Patterns of Crime