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Project Title: Modernizing the Nation’s Crime Statistics

PIN: DBASSE-CNSTAT-13-05         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Sub Unit:
Committee on National Statistics
DBASSE Committee on Law and Justice

Cork, Daniel

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences

Modernizing the Nation’s Crime Statistics
February 25, 2014 - February 26, 2014
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Michael Siri
Phone: 202-334-3113
Fax: 202-334-3751


Second Meeting of the Panel on Modernizing the Nation’s Crime Statistics
February 25–26, 2014

Room 206 • Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth Street NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Open Session—Open to the public
Room 206
1:00pm Call to Order, Introductions, and Overview of Agenda
Jeffrey Sedgwick, Chair

1:15 Overview and Demonstrations: Existing Information Management Systems and Data Reporting Mechanisms in Local Law Enforcement Agencies, Part I

Michael Miller and Klaus Reinoso, Coral Gables, Florida, Police Department
[Nola Joyce, Philadelphia Police Department]
Panel members from law enforcement agencies have agreed to discuss and demonstrate their existing management systems and data reporting
To accommodate schedules of other invited speakers, we plan to begin with the Coral Gables example and let discussion flow.
Should time permit in this session, we would then start with the Philadelphia example; otherwise, we will begin with that example in a continuation session on Wednesday afternoon.

2:45 What is “Crime”?—Security Incidents Within Corporations and Data Analytics to Inform Corporate Security Decisions
Heather Mitchell, Senior Group Manager, Corporate Security Business
Intelligence, Target Corporation

4:15 Break

4:30 What is “Crime”?—What is Known About Levels and Extent of Cybercrime, and Challenges in Arriving at a Taxonomy of Cyber Offenses
Maria Vello, Executive Director, National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance

6:00 Planned Adjournment of Open Session; Panel recess to working dinner
Second Meeting Agenda and Statement of Task

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Open Session—Open to the public
Room 206
9:00am Call to Order
Jeffrey Sedgwick, Chair
Continental breakfast will be available in the meeting room at 8:30

9:15 What is “Crime”?—White-Collar Crime, and Challenges in Using Regulatory Data to Examine It
Sally Simpson, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland
Peter Yeager, Department of Sociology, Boston University

10:45 Break

11:00 Detailed Examination and Discussion: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
(UNODC) Draft Crime Classification
Angela Me, Chief, Research and Trend Analysis Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

12:30pm Working Lunch, Third Floor Cafeteria, to continue discussion of morning’s topics

1:30 Resume Discussion of UNODC Crime Classification Framework
Overview and Demonstrations: Existing Information Management Systems and Data Reporting Mechanisms in Local Law Enforcement Agencies, Part II
Nola Joyce, Philadelphia Police Department
Daniel Bibel, Massachusetts State Police

3:00 Planned Adjournment

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: