A look into downtown Chicago’s purse snatching and pocket picking. The data was gathered by the Chicago Police Department, and filtered by crime incident descriptor. Data is from here data.cityofchicago.org. Carto was used to create the maps below. The time range is from 2001 through 2018.
Data is from https://data.cityofchicago.org. Chicago police department’s crime incident reports were filtered to contain descriptors of Aggravated Handgun, and Armed Handgun. Maps were rendered using Carto.
Visualizing the decline of Chicago prostitution from the eyes of the police department. The time range used spans from 2001 through 2017. The data was filtered from data.cityofchicago.org. Below is a Torque/Geo Temporal Map which animates over time using 67,690 total incident reports, each report with a primary crime type of prostitution. Beneath that is a cumulative heat map. And lastly, a map created attempting to show the migration of enforcement over years.
Attempting to visualize the chaotic migrations of CPD’s heroin related incident reports.
The heat and geo-temporal maps below represent Chicago Police Department’s primary crime type of narcotics, and a description containing heroin. The date range is 2001 through June 2017. Dataset downloaded from data.cityofchicago.org.
17 years of illegal gambling in Chicago.
A look into Chicago Police Department’s history of Gambling related incident reports. The data came from https://data.cityofchicago.org
Type Map (Click to enlarge)
Visualizing the formation of Close-packing defects using equal spheres.
I rolled a bunch of balls into a closed container. The top of the container is invisible and only tall enough to fit one layer of balls. once the balls finish falling, they arrange themseleves into some pretty interesting patterns.
Below are a couple animations I rendered displaying the formation of the interesting lattice patterns.
A look into School Profile Information for the school year of 2016/2017.
Data set from Chicago Data Portal
School profile information for all schools in the Chicago Public School district for the school year 2016-2017.
Filter conditions used:
The data was found on NASA’s website. Link to dataset.
Perspective from a room in which the floor, walls, and ceiling are made out of perfect mirrors. What would all those reflections look like? The images and animations below were rendered using Blender.
Mirror depth, 5 and 10. Empty room only contains light source.
The Denver Police Department recently released an interesting crime dataset at http://data.denvergov.org/dataset/city-and-county-of-denver-crime. The data represents approximately a half a decade worth of police incident reports.
Below are some maps I created using CartoDB. Click on the images for higher resolution.