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NCJ Number: 249917 Find in a Library
Title: Course Materials for Intermediate Crime Mapping Using ArcGIS 10.1
Date Published: May 2016
Page Count: 2
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 2010-IJ-CX-K007
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
810 Seventh Street NW
Washington, DC 20531
United States of America
Document: Doc (Zip file, 182 MB)|HTML
Type: Instructional Material (Programmed); Report (Grant Sponsored); Report (Technical Assistance); Technical Assistance
Format: Document; Document (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Online access is provided to course materials for instruction in advanced tactical analysis that uses the tools of a Geographic Information System (GIS).
Abstract: Students who enroll in the course are expected to have used, at a minimum, ArcGIS 9.x and have an understanding of basic GIS terminology and methods. The course materials and examples use ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop Basic 10.1; however, the techniques and analytical methods presented can be applied in many GIS environments. Course materials address ArcGIS working directory and review of ArcMap, map production and consistency, data, spatial statistics spatial analysis, reprocessing using ModelBuilder, animation, automatic vehicle location, case studies, and exercises. Course materials include a student workbook, instructor presentation, additional reading, exercises and solutions, and sample data. Instructions are provided for online access to the course materials.
Main Term(s): Police specialized training
Index Term(s): Computer aided instruction; Computer software; Crime Mapping; Geographic information systems (GIS); NIJ grant-related documents; NIJ Resources
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