Wheeler, Andrew P.
Andrew Wheeler is an Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice. His research interests include:
- Spatial Analysis of Crime and Criminal Behavior
- Evaluation of Policing and Crime Reduction Policies
- Practical Problems Faced by Crime Analysts
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(Elsevier Ltd, 2019-06-22)We apply Risk Terrain Modeling (RTM) to identify the factors that predict homeless related crime at micro grid cells in Los Angeles, CA. We find that place based factors predicting whether homeless individuals are victimized ...
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to illustrate the use of the p-median model to construct optimal patrol areas. This can improve both time spent traveling to calls, as well as equalize call load between patrol areas. ...