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Analyzing Crime in Los Angeles

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Find out when and where crime is most likely to occur, along with the types of crimes commonly committed in LA.

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Project Description

Los Angeles, California, attracts people from all over the world, offering lots of opportunities, not always of the good kind!

In this project, you'll serve as a data detective, supporting the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) in analyzing crime data to guide how they should allocate resources to protect the people of their city!

Project Tasks

  1. 1
    Answer crime questions for the LAPD.

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Python Python

Topics

Data ManipulationExploratory Data Analysis
George Boorman HeadshotGeorge Boorman

Curriculum Manager, DataCamp

George is a Curriculum Manager at DataCamp. He holds a PGDip in Exercise for Health and BSc (Hons) in Sports Science and has experience in project management across public health, applied research, and not-for-profit sectors. George is passionate about sports, tech for good, and all things data science.
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  • Vivek S.
    about 1 month

    Nice dataset and learned new skills in analysis

  • Emmanuel H.
    about 2 months

    Excellent project

  • Alexander S.
    2 months

    +

  • Ana U.
    4 months

    The challenging questions posed in this project helped me apply and improve my coding and analytical skills. These skills might be applied to many other real-life projects. I learned and enjoyed a great deal. It's a great project. Thanks!

  • steven r.
    4 months

    Very straight forward. Highlighted key methods that are being learned. Challenging, but in a good way that made you want to get the code right. Would maybe like to see a couple more questions on there to polish somr other skills we covered

"Nice dataset and learned new skills in analysis"

Vivek S.

"Excellent project"

Emmanuel H.

"+"

Alexander S.

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