Kleinman casts doubt on Detroit Police Department's use of ShotSpotter

August 1, 2023 Bridge Detroit

Molly Kleinman, managing director of the Science Technology and Public Policy Program at the University of Michigan, said the data Bridge Detroit obtained through FOIA doesn’t put accuracy concerns to rest. Kleinman said relying on DPD to flag inaccurate alerts means SoundThinking is only counting errors based on what police are able to prove.