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The data side of law enforcement: number-crunching cops

Amanda Head turns numbers into narratives. She’s a crime analyst with the Dunwoody Police Department. In her job, she collects and analyzes crime data and prepares statistical crime reports for other officers to pinpoint areas where crimes are likely to occur. “I look at what [crimes] occurred the day before and look at trends like […]