Government Data Site of the Week

The Civilian Compliant Review Board, an independent agency in NYC that investigates complaints of various alleged police misconduct, created the “Data Transparency Initiative.”  Using Tableau, the agency has visualized a decade of complaint and allegation data, along with aggregate analysis of (alleged) victims and police officers:
Data Transparency Initiative

I found this project really admirable for a city agency to take on.  Using a tool like Tableau is especially appreciated, and offers insights into an often inaccessible topic.

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