July 31, 2021
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Lawsuit: Florida County Uses ‘Predictive Policing’ To Arrest Residents For Petty Code Violations

Minority Report was supposed to be a warning, not an instruction manual. But in Pasco County, Florida, the sheriff’s office has created an “Intelligence-led Policing Section” designed to identify, target, and prevent “prolific offenders.” Though the county claims its section is focused on “the who of crime, the small percentage of criminals wh...