Crime frequently happens in a few places, is mainly suffered and committed by some individuals and now, we know that it is highly concentrated in moments of the week.
The heartbeat of the city
A function to work with temporal data, such as events, and analyse its daily and weekly intensity.
Crime and its fear in social media
Detecting how frequently we speak about crime and fear of crime in social media in Latin America.
Fear of crime: the impact of different distributions of victimisation
Detecting the impact that different concentrations of crime have on the level of fear in a city.
Modelling the fear of crime
A new mathematical model for quantifying the fear of crime in a city
Measuring the Distribution of Crime and Its Concentration
Measuring the concentration of crime among victims using a novel technique based on rare events.
A metric of the difference between perception of security and victimisation rates
A metric is suggested here to determine first the regional perception of security from a location and then to quantify its relationship with different victimisation rates.