We have previously written about the role of big data in law enforcement. Fortune writer Thomas Davenport wrote an insightful article on the ways that the New York City Police Department is using big data to solve difficult cases.
While big data is a tremendous asset to law enforcement professionals, it still has its limitations. Digital services have the ability to amass more data than ever before. However, their data storage capacity is not infinite. Forensic investigators must understand these limitations and take them into consideration. This will help them find their investigative techniques to better solve cases.
Author: James Wilson