The Crime Analysis Unit uses an analytical approach to identify and map patterns of crime and other data to meet the tactical, strategic and administrative needs of the Murfreesboro Police Department. This includes producing timely and accurate information pertinent to crime and other matters occurring within the city limits.
Murfreesboro’s Crime Analysis Unit (CAU) is staffed by three employees; a unit supervisor and two Crime Analysts. The CAU also offers internship opportunities for students interested in the field of Criminal Justice, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Public Administration. The analysis performed by the CAU is vital in tracking current and emerging crime series in the City of Murfreesboro.
Crime Analysis Unit Functions
● Conduct research and analyze crime statistics to publish the following: