Data Analysis leads to Catching a Thief

After getting reports of robbery on trains, Government Railway Police (GRP)  recently analysed passenger data on trains where robberies were reported to look for patterns or trends. Using the data they were able to identify one passenger who was there in those trains when a robbery was reported. You can read more on https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/police-end-four-year-run-of-train-thief/article27166426.ece. If the railways police can somehow make this data analysis realtime, they can then enter a crime scenario and find a possible list of suspects.

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