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  NCJ Number: NCJ 219552   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: Link Analysis Survey Status Update--January 2006
  Document URL: PDF 
  Author(s): William M. Pottenger Ph.D. ; Xiaoning Yang ; Stephen V. Zanias
  Corporate Author: Lehigh University
United States of America
  Date Published: 2006
  Page Count: 128
  Annotation: This update represents survey work conducted from June 2005, through January 2006, in the field of link analysis.
  Abstract: The purpose of this survey was to identify the leading link analysis solutions that are being developed at institutions and corporations around the world and evaluate the applicability of their capabilities to the law enforcement community. The information has been organized and presented in such a way to benefit both practitioners (e.g., law enforcement officers) and researchers. After providing a high-level theoretical overview of the link analysis field and its terms, axes, capabilities, and algorithms, an indepth analysis of over 30 different solutions is provided. The remainder of the report discusses the next steps of the survey effort.
  Main Term(s): Criminology
  Index Term(s): Automated police information systems ; Surveys ; Technology transfer ; Interagency cooperation ; Regional information sharing systems ; NIJ final report
  Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2005-IJ-CX-K006
  Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Program/Project Description
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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