Chicago police use algorithm to combat gun violence

Since early 2016, gun violence has already left about 250 people dead and 1,150 injured in ChicagoThe Chicago police department is using a unique algorithm in its battle against armed violence, to figure out who is most likely to be involved in a shooting, either as a victim or perpetrator. Under his guidance, the Chicago Police Department last week launched a drug and gang raid, arresting 140 people, more than 80 percent of whom were on the list.

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