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Some Thoughts on Predictive Policing

Overfitting, classification, OOB and typical critiques

What is overfitting and what does it mean in practice?

What is a classification tree?

What is OOB (out of bag)?

What is the most usual critique of predictive policing?

Would it be possible for the police to use existing data to predict individuals future criminality?

AI Policy and Ethics at Student at University of Copenhagen MSc in Social Data Science. All views are my own.

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