Toyoharu Hosokawa's scientific contributions

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Studies of geographic profiling (GP) have generally investigated the efficacy of two categories of GP strategies for predicting an offender’s base. These strategies can be classified as follows: (a) spatial distribution strategies, assessed by center of the circle hypothesis, mean center, median center, and the center of minimum distance, and (b) p...

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... This pattern accords with crime pattern theory, and the general least-effort principle that assumes that the proximate destination will be preferred if the desirability of each destination is equal. Empirical studies (Haginoya, 2014;Haginoya et al., 2017;Kan, Haginoya, Hosokawa, Gamo, & Ishiuchi, 2016) have shown that the distance decay pattern of residential burglary clearly appears in Japan. ...
... This pattern accords with crime pattern theory, and the general least-effort principle that assumes that the proximate destination will be preferred if the desirability of each destination is equal. Empirical studies (Haginoya, 2014;Haginoya et al., 2017;Kan, Haginoya, Hosokawa, Gamo, & Ishiuchi, 2016) have shown that the distance decay pattern of residential burglary clearly appears in Japan. ...