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For Child Sex Crimes, Algorithms and Data Analysis Bolster Investigative Collaborations
March 7, 2016 Kristofer

For Child Sex Crimes, Algorithms and Data Analysis Bolster Investigative Collaborations

“This has been the most significant change in forensics and dealing with these cases that our folks have seen ever,” Jim Cole, a special agent with Homeland Security Investigations, says.

When five people drew up Project VIC in April 2012 on notebook paper at a bar, they didn’t realize how much video evidence the law enforcement collaboration would seize in child exploitation cases.

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