Public Policy Institute
September 03, 2015
WFYI recently published Intersections, a series that highlights Troy Riggs' innovative use of data to solve crime throughout Indianapolis.
As part of a city-wide effort to decrease crime, Riggs – who previously worked as the Indianapolis Public Safety Director prior to joining the Institute as Director of Public Safety Outreach – started to use data to analyze neighborhoods near six major intersections. Those neighborhoods are known to currently share similar problems, such as vacant housing, poverty and high rates of crime.
Read the entire story here: Intersections