Role of GIS in Crime Mapping & Analysis

  • Iqra Shafique CS & IT, University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan
  • Syeda Ambreen Zahra CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan
  • Tuba Farid CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan
  • Madiha Sharif CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan

Abstract

In most recent years, crime analysis has turned into a broad- spectrum term that needs a considerable measure of research on crime investigation and crime mapping. Study about crime with respect to its spatial and temporal distribution is important because data about crime incident is one of the most urgent need to fight against crime. Crime mapping and analysis plays an integral role in essentially advanced form of crime representation, visualization and respond satisfactorily to the problem of criminality. It also let the analysts to figure out how crimes are spread evenly over the zone. GIS plays an effective role in mapping of crime. This paper puts on the diverse utilities of GIS to recognize the hotspots in addition to encourage the advancement of investigation inclination strategy for policing. The functional approach in the present investigation for crime mapping can be successfully applied for improvement of user-interfaces stage for the advancement of safe city strategies.

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Author Biographies

Iqra Shafique, CS & IT, University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan

 

 

Syeda Ambreen Zahra, CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan

 

 

 

Tuba Farid, CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan

 

 

 

Madiha Sharif, CS & IT. University of Lahore, Gujrat, Pakistan

 

 

 

 

Published
2017-12-31
How to Cite
SHAFIQUE, Iqra et al. Role of GIS in Crime Mapping & Analysis. Sukkur IBA Journal of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 2, p. 39-47, dec. 2017. ISSN 2522-3003. Available at: <http://journal.iba-suk.edu.pk:8089/SIBAJournals/index.php/sjcms/article/view/30>. Date accessed: 11 dec. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.30537/sjcms.v1i2.30.
Section
Research Articles