In Kansas, Algorithms Might Rewrite Who Stays In Jail And Who Bails Out

Johnson County hired UMKC professor Alex Holsinger to develop the system

Alex Holsinger, professor in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology in the College of Arts and Sciences, analyzed data from 2011 and 2012 to find which characteristics were most related to a failure to appear in court or committing another crime. Read the KCUR article.

Published: Jan 22, 2019

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