Check out our live webpage with visualizations.
About Boulder Crime Explorer
Our website serves as an interactive platform to visualize real time crime in Boulder, CO using data published by Boulder Open Data. Our tool can be used by city officials, residents, and others to analyze patterns in live time to better understand crime trends in their community.
Get statistics for crimes that occurred between a specified period
Transformation from a density heat map of crimes to specific incident points
Detailed information about each crime data point
Investigate crime incident through a direct link from our website
Data visualizations which provide insights into crime behavior in Boulder, CO
How we built it
Challenges we ran into
Challenges in this project we ran into include mapping the real time JSON data points onto the Mapbox API map, using many tools such as d3.js for the first time, and also getting our map to work with the data seamlessly.
What's next for Boulder Crime Explorer
We hope to continue building on this project because we believe it is a beneficial tool to better the community.