Police Are Feeding Celebrity Photos into Facial Recognition Software to Solve Crimes
Law enforcement agencies are using facial recognition systems with little to no rules, found a new study by the Georgetown Law Center on Privacy and Technology.
The World’s Biggest Online Drug Market Has Shut Down—What's Next?
Under mysterious circumstances, Dream Market is due to close at the end of April. Is the game up for the big online drug bazaars?
Academics Confirm Major Predictive Policing Algorithm is Fundamentally Flawed
PredPol uses an algorithm based on earthquake prediction to “predict crime.” Academics say it’s simplistic and harmful.
Police still have no idea what the Vegas shooter's motive was
It’s been eight months since one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern American history, and police still can’t definitively say what led Stephen Paddock to open fire.
How Cops Botch Serial Killer Investigations
We spoke to an investigator about police bias when marginalised people go missing.
[Premiere] An Artist Made a Series of Mugshots from His Own Face
Mexican artist Captain Alegria reimagines the self portrait in the new issue of FELT Zine.
The Case of the Vampire Trucker
Why is it so easy for long-haul truck drivers to get away with violent crimes?
I Still Don't Get Why Police Searched My House After the Paris Terror Attacks
Under France's state of emergency, police have the right to search your house if they believe you've been in touch with someone who might be a threat to national safety. That's what happened to Bruno.
Bruno, as told to Matthieu Beigbeder
Three Sad White People Gathered in the Rain to Protest Beyoncé
Anti-Beyoncé protesters were severely outnumbered by anti-anti-Beyoncé protesters, cops, and reporters.
This Is What Will Actually Happen If You're Caught with Drugs in the UK
A primer on the kind of trouble you'll find yourself in if you're busted for drug possession in the UK.
Despite 100 Years of Activism, the Death Penalty Still Won't Die
State-sanctioned killing has been banned in fits and starts over the course of American history, a reflection of a national character that is alternately progressive and puritan.
The 'Nightmare' Manhunt for New York's Escaped Murderers Is Finally Over
Richard Matt, the one with the freakishly enormous dick, may have died while drunk on "grape liquor." His accomplice, David Sweat, was taken into custody after being shot on Sunday.