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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Nick Selby

Nick Selby
CEO | Detective, CJX, Inc. | Midlothian Police Department


Nick Selby is a Texas police detective focused on investigating computer fraud and child exploitation and a cybersecurity incident responder. A frequent contributor to newspapers including the Washington Post and New York Times, Nick is also the coauthor of Cyber Survival Manual: From Identity Theft to The Digital Apocalypse and Everything in Between, In Context: Understanding Police Killings of Unarmed Civilians, and Blackhatonomics: Understanding the Economics of Cybercrime and the technical editor of Investigating Internet Crimes: An Introduction to Solving Crimes in Cyberspace.


4:00pm4:30pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Location: 1E 09
Secondary topics:  Data for good
Nick Selby (CJX, Inc. | Midlothian Police Department)
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Nick Selby offers an overview of his study on traffic-stop data in Texas, which found evidence that the state targeted low-income residents (a disproportional number of whom are black and Latino) for heightened scrutiny and penalties. The problem is not necessarily an issue of racist cops—which means fixing the criminal justice system isn’t just an issue of addressing racism in uniform. Read more.