Crime-Predicting Algorithms May Not Beat Untrained Humans

criminal justice

Crime-Predicting Algorithms May Not Beat Untrained Humans
By Issie Lapowsky
“There was essentially no difference between people responding to an online survey for a buck and this commercial software being used in the courts. I think the courts should consider that when trying to decide how much weight to put on them in making decisions.”

 

https://www.wired.com/story/crime-predicting-algorithms-may-not-outperform-untrained-humans/

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