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Research and Statistics Consultant, Tallahasee (Job)

This position is responsible for providing timely and relevant information on traffic crash data, crime patterns, enforcement initiatives and trends, assisting operational and administrative personnel in deploying and managing resources for the prevention and suppression of criminal activities and providing reports based on analysis to reduce traffic crashes and increase the apprehension of offenders by using geographic information software, crime mapping concepts, spatial analysis and structured query language.

The incumbent will also be responsible for maintaining and developing liaisons with users and technical (IT) personnel to resolve problems and recommend solutions as it relates to relational internal database design, maintenance and usage utilizing a SQL server database.

Senior Police Crime Analyst ($49,850.99 to $82,254.12) (Job)

Job Title: Senior Police Crime Analyst
Reports To: Captain of Office of Management, Analysis & Planning
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Job Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to provide tactical and intelligence analysis to the Office of the Chief of Police, Patrol Bureau, and Operations Bureau in an effort to prevent, deter and solve crimes or social disorder.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
 Collect data and perform intelligence and tactical analysis of crime trends, criminal activity, and ongoing criminal enterprise.
 Create and disseminate crime reports that exhibit compiled data into charts, tables, and graphs in written and digital/electronic formats.
 Develop and maintain automated reporting using SQL statements and Crystal Reports software.
 Supervises staff by prioritizing and assigning work, conducting performance evaluations, ensuring staff are trained and follow policies and procedures, maintaining a healthy and safe working environment, and making hiring, termination, and disciplinary recommendations.
 Present crime analysis and/or statistics as directed by the Chief of Police.
 Provide training, continuous guidance and technical assistance to ensure effective and efficient use of the electronic criminal analysis systems and projects.

Supplemental Functions:
 Performs other similar duties as required.

Job Specifications and Qualifications:

 Mathematical and statistical concepts
 Legal terminology
 Analytical methods and techniques
 Report writing methods and techniques
 Principles of research
 Applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations

 Computer skills and applicable software applications
 Ability to prepare and present comprehensive studies and reports in a clear and concise manner using charts, graphs and graphics
 Performing mathematical and statistical calculations
 Conducting research
 Prioritizing and assigning work;
 Interpreting and analyzing technical and statistical information and to prepare and present technical oral and written reports
 Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.

 Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology, Statistics or related field, with at least two (2) years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.

Required Licensing and Certifications:
 Environmental Systems Research Institute Geographic Information System Certification.
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
 Positions in this class require: fine dexterity, sitting, vision, hearing, handling, twisting, standing, walking, talking.

 Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds occasionally or negligible weights frequently; sitting most of the time.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of the positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Fair Labor Standards Act (exempt/non-exempt) is designated by position. The employer actively supports Americans with Disabilities Act and will consider reasonable accommodations.

Crime Analyst - University of Cincinnati (Job)

The Department of Public Safety is looking for a talented and innovative Crime Analyst to assist in our effort to become a national model for excellence in urban university policing. The Crime Analyst will have the opportunity to work with renowned crime prevention and policing scholars, and seek graduate degree opportunities from a nationally top-ranked criminal justice program. Moreover, the Crime Analyst will play an integral role in all problem-solving efforts within the University of Cincinnati and with the Cincinnati Police Department.

Reporting directly to the Police Chief, who values innovation, crime science, and data-driven strategies, the Crime Analyst will perform professional level technical and analytical support in the daily operations of the Police Division and assist all personnel in a timely manner in the collection, collation, analysis, and dissemination of the data collected, including but not limited to crime, arrests, calls for service, and traffic data.

Research Professional III - Alaska Justice Information Center (Anchorage, AK) (Job)

This position is a full-time staff position at the Alaska Justice Information Center, housed with the University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center. The mission of AJiC is to compile, analyze, and report justice data for policymakers and practitioners in order to improve public safety, increase justice system accountability, and reduce recidivism.

This position works under the general direction of the AJiC Director to (1) conceptualize, develop, and implement new/innovative data storage and integration strategies and initiatives, (2) solve complex research questions/problems using analytical skills, (3) create reports for use in publications, and (4) combine own work with work of other research professionals to produce complete projects

For full details, see http://careers.alaska.edu/cw/en-us/job/510226/research-professional-iii

Investigative Analyst, Rockland County, NY (Job)

The County of Rockland is seeking a candidate to perform specialized intelligence work primarily involving responsibility for analyzing data, including patterns and trends to support highly confidential investigations of the Crime Analysis Center of the Office of the District Attorney.

Stalking Crimes & Victim Protection: Crime Analysis, Threat Assessment & Case Management (Book)

This comprehensive work emphasizes a multidisciplinary concept and approach. It compiles and assesses studies of law enforcement, legal counsel, medical professionals, forensic mental health professionals, security personnel, and criminologists. These authors combine their academic research and clinical knowledge to provide you with helpful guidelines and suggestions in the areas of victim assistance and predatory stalking including:
Crime Analysis, Executive Protection
Intervention, Prevention Education
Risk Analysis & Threat Assessment
Case Management

Editor Joseph A. Davis, Ph.D., a nationally recognized expert in the field of crime analysis, public safety psychology, with a background in both forensic psychology and law, has assembled a superb team of experienced professionals who have contributed to this comprehensive text, which educates, informs, and raises public awareness of this growing phenomenon. Including several case examples for study and clinical-forensic comparison.

Criminal Analyst (New York, NY) (Job)

NYC Criminal Justice agency seeks Criminal Analysts. Duties principally consist of aiding in investigations through on-line and database research, and other analytic software and conducting citywide crime analysis. Areas of investigation include analyses of a criminal subject's background, phone records and bank records. The analyst's work will support narcotics, violent gang, money laundering, and prescription drug diversion cases. The Analysts are tasked with acquiring and analyzing the relevant information gathered within investigations and then briefing prosecutors and law enforcement teams, orally and/or via a written report. The Analysts are also tasked with providing analytical support in citywide analysis of narcotics crimes and related crime trends. The Analysts may be called upon to testify in court regarding analyses performed during investigations. For further information about this job posting and minimum job requirements please visit our careers website.

Winter Park (FL) Police Department Crime Intelligence Analyst (Job)

Under the supervision of the Division Chief, the Crime Intelligence Analyst reviews and analyzes crime and traffic data; interprets patterns and trends; disseminates information and makes recommendations related to possible suspects, potential crimes, location of future crimes and methods of operation. Assists with the assessment, procurement, implementation and maintenance of crime data and mapping solutions within the Police Department. Work is reviewed through conferences, observation of work in progress and written reports for results obtained and for adherence to established policies and rocedures.
•Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Statistics, Computer Science or related field; Master’s Degree preferred.
•A minimum of three years of progressive experience in crime research, crime analysis, law enforcement, investigations and criminal records maintenance.
•Must successfully pass polygraph and background investigation.
•An equivalent combination of the required education and experience may be considered

Criminal Research Specialist/MPD/Washington DC (Job)

The focus of this position is to research, correlate, and disseminate timely and accurate information from multiple sources in direct support of criminal investigations, particularly violent offenses. The incumbent will be responsible for gathering, evaluating, organizing, and assembling information for the purpose of detecting and identifying criminal activities, trends, entities, and participants. The incumbent will work in conjunction with investigators and other analysts in order to provide investigative leads, information on potential suspects and witnesses, and technical support during the course of an investigation.

Excel Easy (Website)

Fully illustrated Microsoft Excel tutorial + 300 examples. 100% free.

The Zebra (Website)

5 Things to Do Immediately If Your Car Is Stolen: When we experience traumatic events, it can be difficult to think clearly and logically. Having guidelines and sets of steps can help immensely. A suddenly absent car certainly qualifies as traumatic, and victims often feel lucky if they remember where they keep their auto insurance card. We hope you never have to use the following checklist, but if your car is stolen, here's what to do.

Case Closed Cloud™ (Software)

Case Closed Cloud™ is a leading cloud-based investigation case management platform for law enforcement, task forces, state bureaus and other investigative agencies. There is no software to install, no database to manage, no servers to manage. Point your browser to Case Closed Cloud, and start working on cases.

Features of Case Closed Cloud include CJIS-compliant case management, case actions, tasks, tips, leads, confidential informants, criminal intelligence, a robust gang database, advanced investigation analytics, link analysis, reporting capabilities, evidence management, collections, and much more.

Case Closed is owned and operated by Crime Technology Solutions, LLC, a proud, long-standing partner of IACA.

Spreadsheeto (Website)

Spreadsheeto launched in late 2015 and have published more than 100 Excel tutorials. All tutorials are updated for Excel 2016 and very in-depth. +90% of the tutorials contain free exercise files as well, making it easy for the reader to apply the material. The tutorials are primarily minded for the beginner and/or intermediate Excel-user.

California State University, Fullerton - Crime and Intelligence Analysis (Crime Analysis Certificate Program)

The Crime and Intelligence Analysis Certificate provides specialized training in how to identify and define crime trends, problems and patterns, and to use your research and analysis to create tactics and strategies that lead to an effective police response.
Graduates of the Crime and Intelligence Analysis Certificate receive five key benefits:

A certificate from the California Department of Justice designating you as a Certified Crime & Intelligence Analyst
A certificate from the Law Enforcement Intelligence Units demonstrating completion of this program
A Crime and Intelligence Analysis Certificate from Cal State Fullerton demonstrating completion of this program
"On-the-job training" through a 400-hour practicum/internship with a law enforcement agency
National certification that is recognized in other states
The Crime and Intelligence Analysis Certificate consists of eight required courses totaling 188 hours of lecture and discussion. All courses are held on the CSUF campus.

Sintelix (Software)

The Sintelix enterprise analytic platform thrives on unstructured data. Sintelix has been tailored to provide solutions for Law Enforcement, Intelligence and Cyber Security.

Sintelix offers unparalleled information extraction capabilities including: entity and relationship extraction at high accuracy in many languages. Vast quantities of unstructured data can be combined to create accurate entity networks linked to topic analyses and community structure decompositions.

Visualisations include: listings, tables, maps, link charts and timelines. Unlike other products, Sintelix simultaneously excels in analytical power, accuracy, speed, scalability, configurability and ability to integrate.

www.datawalk.com (Software)

DataWalk is a next-generation enterprise-class platform for revealing patterns, relationships, and anomalies for fraud detection, public safety (LEA), and intelligence operations. DataWalk is secure and requires minimal technical support thereby significantly decreasing operational and maintenance costs.

Using a modern, big-data technology stack, combined with a user-friendly visual interface, DataWalk eliminates the restrictions of data silos, allowing agencies to rapidly import and blend data from multiple sources. DataWalk provides a singular data view using intuitive visualizations including histograms, link diagrams, maps, and timelines. New displays, styles, interfaces, or plug-ins are easily accommodated.

DataWalk uses advanced analytics for faster intelligence-led decision making through secure workflows for accurate, complete, and consistent results. It’s a highly flexible system delivering agile and adaptive analytics where new data sources are quickly and easily integrated

Crime Analyst Intern -Chino (CA) Police Department (Job)

Crime Analysis Interns work alongside current Crime Analysts in the Crime Analysis Unit and the Real Time Crime Center. Under direct supervision, performs a variety of routine clerical tasks, prepares correspondence and reports; and, does related work as assigned. Must be available to work weekdays, weekends and holidays, with days and hours to be adjusted to meet the needs of the Department. Please see the essential functions below for specific details. Crime Analysis Internship Program Applicants are required to be currently enrolled in a Crime and Intelligence Analysis program.

Chino Police Department Crime Analysis Internship Program Applicants are required to be currently enrolled in a Crime and Intelligence Analysis program and be available 15-20 hours per week.

Data Analytic Specialists/Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police/Charlotte, NC (Job)

This position’s primary responsibility is directly related to the analysis of data for the purpose of providing decision support mechanisms to police personnel in the form of administrative, criminal, intelligence, tactical and strategic analysis . Applicants must be able to perform research related to criminal activity; assist in analyzing data from a variety of databases in an effort to identify suspects, generate leads, and evaluate and report on crime series, trends and patterns; assist in preparing crime summaries, statistical reports, spreadsheets, charts, maps and diagrams; present findings to both internal and external audiences; and perform a variety of specialized studies. For additional information and to apply online, please visit the City of Charlotte's Job website.

Case Closed™ | Visallo™ Advanced Analytics (Software)

Produce more rigorous and defensible conclusions with software designed to help you discover, visualize, and understand complex relationships hidden in massive amounts of data. Long time IACA Sponsor Case Closed Software has teamed up with Visallo, an analyst-driven investigation software platform used to visualize, analyze, and fuse together the data sources you care about most. The solution is designed for agencies who want the power of Palantir Technologies®, without the massive costs and ongoing services drain.

The solution provides access to all of your investigation data in one system, allows you to manage cases in a single collaborative environment, and extracts valuable information from disparate data sources. The software is designed with built-in features such as link analysis, geospatial analysis, advanced path finding, charting, and multi-media search capabilities to query and access all your data in one place. Visit www.caseclosedsoftware.com/crimeanalysis

LexisNexis Accurint Phone Search to Locate Hard-to-Find Persons (Article)

The new LexisNexis Accurint Real-Time Phones Search now provides primary phone contact information 50 percent more accurate than competitive solutions thanks to enhanced data-matching intelligence and more data sources to draw from.

Crime Analyst Graduate Certificate (University of Colorado Denver) (Crime Analysis Certificate Program)

The School of Public Affairs at the University of Colorado Denver offers an online and campus based Crime Analyst Graduate Certificate program.The program can be completed as a standalone graduate certificate, or it can be included as part of the Master of Criminal Justice (MCJ) degree program. The program emphasizes criminal justice and criminology-related subjects, but the analytical skills learned in the program can be transferred to non-criminal justice and criminology fields too. Courses are taught by experienced analysts and tenure track professors. Students gain practical skills and insight while also gaining important theoretical and methodological knowledge. The Crime Analyst Certificate requires the successful completion of 5 graduate level classes: Criminal Justice Research Methods; Criminal Justice Statistics; Qualitative Research Methods; Law Enforcement Analysis; and Intelligence Writing and Briefing.

PROVE (Prediction of Repeat Offending and Victimization in the Environment) (Software)

Please read the full abstract regarding this research and free software tool on the NCJRS website here: (https://nij.gov/topics/law-enforcement/strategies/Pages/research-on-repeat-crime-risk-leads-to-software-tool-development.aspx).

Annotation: This web page profiles and provides free downloading access to the beta version of a software tool that enables law enforcement agencies to forecast the risk for particular types of crime by geographic location.

Abstract: The acronym for the software is PROVE (Prediction of Repeat Offending and Victimization in the Environment), The research team that developed PROVE partnered with Azavea, a Philadelphia-based company that creates civic geospatial software and data analytics for the web. The research team examined Philadelphia statistics for crimes that included homicide, rape, aggravated assault, robbery, burglary, and motor vehicle theft. Researchers also considered long-term and short-term risk and near-repeat crimes on a 2-week timeframe.

BCS - MARVLIS Forecast LE (Software)

MARVLIS Forecast LE is the latest evolution in the MARVLIS family of products.  Leveraging the power of ArcGIS Server, key information is distributed throughout the department using a series of portals, or dashboards, designed for any level user. Currently, MARVLIS Forecast LE consists of three finished modules; COMPSTAT, Admin Stats Dashboard, & Operations Monitor. Three more modules are in development; Patrol Client, Tactical, & Investigative.
The COMPSTAT module is designed to make departmental meetings easy.  Agency data is compiled and categorized for the previous 4 weeks into a simple interface, enabling anyone in the department to conduct scheduled or impromptu meetings.  Whether used for routine COMPSTAT-style meetings, Neighborhood Watch programs, or pre-shift assemblies, the COMPSTAT module of MARVLIS Forecast LE presents agency data in a clean, professional display for all audiences

It’s often a challenge to present large amounts of data in a format that can be easily understood.  The Admin Stats module of Forecast LE does just that.  Using a series of graphs linked with an intelligent map, this module gives departmental access to major agency data types and analysis in an intuitive display.  Part 1 and 2 crimes, field contacts, traffic, and calls for service information and statistics can be viewed by code, date range, jurisdictional boundary, shift, and more making it easy for officers and staff to get the intel they need without adding to your analyst workload.

The Operations Monitor module provides a real-time, tactical display of active 911 calls and AVL positions and statuses.  The intuitive interface presents a variety of metrics showing fleet load and distribution of activity by zone combined with real-time data such as traffic, weather warnings/radar, DOT information, and traffic camera access.  Leveraging your organizational GIS data in conjunction with Esri basemaps and a variety of real-time data feeds, Operations Monitor helps decision makers by integrating all these data into one holistic display. ​

Signal – Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) & Social Media Monitoring (Software)

Signal is an OSINT platform developed to meet the needs of Law Enforcement, Corporate Security & Emergency Services – not your traditional marketing department.

Alongside monitoring traditional social media like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube you can drill down into blogs and forums critical to your operation.

Use in real time as a tactical tool to inform staff at the at the scene or query feeds historically to drive prevention at a strategic level.

SmartForce BulletinWizard (Software)

The First and Only Research-Based Bulletin Maker for Law Enforcement

Templates for Pattern Bulletins, Officer Safety Bulletins, and BOLO’s, Spatial Mapping, and How-To Video Tutorial

Preferred by Crime Analysts, Detectives, Patrol
Takes less time to create
Saves in PDF format
Securely created in the CJIS Compliant Microsoft Cloud


Create the right Bulletins every time in half the time!

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