NEWS & MEDIA

Looking Back: Key Factors Impacting Crime Trends
4/16/2024
Crime isn’t static and neither are the factors impacting crime. Crime responds to societal changes...
ASK THE EXPERT – Cutting Through the Crime Hype
3/5/2024
This interview with Dr. Grant Drawve, CAP Index's VP of Research and Innovation and Walter Palmer, C...
CAP Index Expands Research & Innovation Team
2/1/2024
CAP Index, the foremost authority in crime risk forecasting, is pleased to announce the addition of ...
Using a data-driven approach to allocate security resources
11/28/2023
Allocating and optimizing security resources is a challenge for every organization dealing with secu...
Dr. Grant Drawve Joins CAP Index, Launches New Research & Innovation Division
8/30/2023
CAP Index, the foremost authority in crime risk forecasting, is pleased to announce the appointment ...
The 2023 US Update for the CAP Index Scoring System is Now Live
4/18/2023
2023 US Crime Risk Database: Updated Census Data Provides for a More Precise Analysis With updated ...
Validating the 2022 CAP Index Scoring System
3/22/2023
We analyzed nearly 5 million address-specific crimes that occurred in 2022. The crimes were reported...
2023 New Year Resolutions to Combat Crime in the New Year
1/25/2023
Having more data at your fingertips means that you can make better-informed decisions to identify an...
The 2022 Database Updates for the United Kingdom Are Now Live
11/14/2022
The 2022 release of the CAP Index Scoring System for the United Kingdom is now live. Update your cri...
ASK THE EXPERT – Perception vs. Reality: Using Data to Assess The Risk Of Crime
10/24/2022
This interview with CAP Index CEO, Steven K. Aurand was featured in an abridged format as part of Lo...
Crime Risk Assessments Have a Role in Surviving the ‘Great Resignation’
8/26/2022
Businesses contend with a challenging labor market where nearly half of workers say they’re on the...
The New Security Imperative: Protecting Workers on the Go
7/18/2022
You may have heard the claim that it’s more dangerous to be a pizza delivery driver than a police ...
To Correctly Calibrate Crime Prevention with Societal Changes, It Helps to “See” Crime Risk in the Right Way
6/9/2022
The pandemic upended traditional patterns of work, leisure, and home life. Crime — being opportuni...
The Best Defense is a Good Offense
5/25/2022
The risk of a lawsuit isn’t the primary reason organizations worry about security, but it is a sen...
Moving from Reactive to Proactive Retail Crime Prevention Strategies
5/5/2022
Retailers are dealing with an increase in organized retail crime in their stores, as well as an upti...