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Friday, August 27, 2010

Washington DC to use software that predicts bad behavior

The software works by predicting which people on probation and parole are the most likely to murder or be killed. The newer version of the software also predicts other crimes.

If it works, it could influence sentencing and the setting of bail.

| Bob Cronkleton

 

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