police body cameras
The ACLU tested Rekognition, Amazon's facial recognition technology, on photographs of California lawmakers. It matched 26 of them to mugshots.
A Silicon Valley-based startup beat Taser to the punch.
What does that mean for the law enforcement dream of using facial recognition to identify a perp on the street?
Video footage is integral to holding police accountable for brutality, but there’s no data on how many cameras are in use.
The results may explain why the police officer who killed Eric Garner wasn’t deterred, and other interesting facts.