Atlantic City Police and Rutgers appear on National Geographic's 'Breakthrough' using Risk Terrain Modeling (RTM) for Risk-Based Policing.
Read the story in Press of Atlantic City and BreakingAC
Watch the full episode on National Geographic Channel
"By finding hidden patterns in big data, computers powered by a new form of artificial intelligence can predict the future with amazing accuracy."
Season 2, Episode 5 | Directors: Shane Carruth and Kurt Sayenga
Critics say predictive policing is inherently flawed because it risks labeling innocent people as criminals; it inadvertently targets minorities; and it judges you on your past, not who you are today. But... we can get the benefits of predictive policing without the bias. Narrator: Aaron Eckhart
Learn More about RTM at
2016 RTM Pilot Project (PDF Report)