Colin Field

Colin has enjoyed a 32-year career in Policing in the UK where he attained the rank of Detective Chief Superintendent. He was the former Head of Intelligence for the Police Service of Scotland, the second-largest Police Force in the United Kingdom and the previous Head of Criminal Investigation Operations in Strathclyde Police. He was ultimately responsible for all aspects of Intelligence delivery at a Strategic, Operational and tactical level to ensure the protection of the communities across Scotland. He is an experienced Senior Investigating Officer in terms of all aspects of serious crime investigation, including all forms of covert policing. Colin joined SAS in June 2019 as a senior Industry Consultant, working within the F&SI team.

Advanced Analytics | Data Management | Fraud & Security Intelligence
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Law enforcement needs text analytics on the case to overcome massive data analysis challenge

Imagine trying to dig a useful bit of information out of 50,000 lines of a chat log? Now, imagine if that needle in the haystack was the difference in a criminal being arrested or staying at-large? Thousands of lines of confusing and unreadable chat text are more and more frequently