Speaker: Jorge Alberto Miranda

Classifying Murderers in Imbalanced Data Using randomForest

Classifying Murderers in Imbalanced Data Using randomForest

In order to allocate resources more effectively with the goal of providing safer communities, R’s randomForest algorithm was used to identify candidates who may commit or attempt murder. And while crime data within the general population may be highly imbalanced, one may expect the rate of murderers within a high-risk probationer population to be much […]

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