main functions of crime mapping 1 It facilitates visual and statistical

Main functions of crime mapping 1 it facilitates

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main functions of crime mapping: 1. It facilitates visual and statistical analyses of the spatial nature of crime andother types of events.2. It allows analysts to link unlike data sources together based on common geographic variables (e.g., linking census information, school information, and crime data for a common area).3. It provides maps that help to communicate analysis results.GIS is an abbreviation for Geographic Information Systems. It is a software of computer that helps crime analysts could map the crimes in a variety of ways, from a simple point map to athree-dimensional visualization of spatial or temporal data. In the past, when computer was not popular and develope much, crime statistics and using of collected data would be more difficult and time consuming. Moreover, crime analysts will not be able to use a large amount of
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CRIME MAPPING3information on a paper map. However today, with development of computers and technology, they become an integral part of criminal investigations. GIS helps analysts to store more information and expand the scope of their investigations. In addition, GIS is designed to make
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