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Researchers teamed up with the LAPD to model the math behind spikes in crime.

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Why does police presence extinguish some crime surges, but just move others? Researchers teamed up with the LAPD to model the math behind spikes in crime--and what kind of policing works.

Credit: Elijah Bracero and Lisa Raffensperger, National Science Foundation; Image ęGetty Images

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