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COVID-19 & Crime Issue #6: Crime Trends for Baltimore, Fort Worth, and Phoenix
5/29/2020
The Analytics team at CAP Index continues to monitor how COVID-19 is impacting crime trends across the country. In this issue, we take a look at crime trends in three additional cities across the United States on a week-to-week basis and monthly basis with comparison to 2019 numbers. Here we track weekly crime trends in major cities across the United States, starting with the first week in March (Week 1). It should be noted that COVID-19 restrictions started being implemented between Weeks 2 and 3. We currently are at Week 11 and we will continue to track crime trends into the future as businesses continue to reopen and police data become available. We saw a clear impact of COVID-19 restrictions on crime in most metropolitan areas examined in our previous issues. However, that is not the case for the current three cities. Baltimore is the only one with a decrease in Crimes Against Persons after the start of COVID-19 restrictions. However, the significant drop in Week 7 is somewhat su...
COVID-19 & Crime Issue #5: Crime Trends for Atlanta, Austin, Philadelphia, and San Francisco
5/21/2020
The Analytics team at CAP Index continues to monitor how COVID-19 is impacting crime trends across t...
COVID-19 & Crime Issue #4: Crime Trends for Select US Cities
5/13/2020
The Analytics team at CAP Index continues to monitor how COVID-19 is impacting crime trends across t...
2020 Database Updates Are Now Live
4/24/2020
We are pleased to announce the release of the updated CAP Index Scoring System for 2020. Our new dat...
Download the 2020 Validation Study
4/22/2020
The 2020 US Validation Study is now available for download. This study analyzes over 3.8 million add...
COVID-19 Mapping Layers Available in CRIMECAST
4/21/2020
The COVID-19 crisis has impacted every aspect of daily business operations. In an effort to help our...
COVID-19 & Crime Issue #3: Restaurant Crime in Los Angeles & Chicago
4/15/2020
In our third issue of COVID-19 & Crime, we examine restaurant crime reported in Los Angeles and ...
COVID-19 & Crime Issue #2: Los Angeles Crime & The Routine Activities Theory
4/7/2020
In issue #2 of our COVID-19 & Crime series, we examined retail crime reported in the Los Angeles...
COVID-19 & Crime. Issue #1: CAP’s Perspective on Crime & Loss in the Age of COVID-19
3/31/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is demanding everyone’s attention. Resources are getting shifted to address ...
NRF’s VP of Loss Prevention Recommends CAP Index When Planning Security Steps for Convenience Retailers
10/3/2018
'Exposing Loss Prevention' By Jeffrey Steele, Contributing Editor As featured in CStore Decision...