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Professor Miles Wernick’s Predictive Policing Model Highlighted by Several News Publications

Miles Wernick, Motorola Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Director of Medical Imaging Research Center (MIRC); and Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Armour College of Engineering, was featured in articles in The Economist and Chicago Defender for an algorithm he developed for the Chicago Police Department. The algorithm applies ten variables to gauge a person’s likelihood to be involved in violence in Chicago.

Read the complete article in The Economist here.

Read the complete Chicago Defender article here.