Do police departments across the US (the world?) have the bandwidth to pour over crime reports in order to spot trends and mitigate crimes using all the available information? Given the ever increasing amount of data, now the norm, it will be increasingly difficult to make the best use of this data. As it applies to Crime, being able to effectively utilize this data should improve the quality of life of everyone.
For week 40, commercial burglaries on sector 2 have increased from an expected count of 7.89 to an actual count of 16. This is almost 2 1/2 times the expected volume. (Click image to try analysis or here for image)