Welcome to the Companion Site!

This site is intended to enhance your use of Crime Analysis with Crime Mapping, Fourth Edition, by Rachel Boba Santos. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material.


Crime Analysis with Crime Mapping, Fourth Edition provides students and practitioners with a solid foundation for understanding the conceptual nature and practice of crime analysis to assist police in preventing and reducing crime and disorder. Author Rachel Boba Santos offers an in-depth description of this emerging field, as well as guidelines and techniques for conducting crime analysis supported by evidence-based research, real world application, and recent innovations in the field. As the only introductory core text for crime analysis, this must-have resource presents readers with opportunities to apply theory, research methods, and statistics to careers that support and enhance the effectiveness of modern policing.


We gratefully acknowledge Rachel Boba Santos for writing an excellent text and for reviewing the assets on this site. Special thanks are also due to Noah Fritz, Jonathan Kringen, and Allison Goldberg for creating the ancillaries on this site.