Amazon Is Selling Cheap, Real-Time Facial Recognition Technology to Cops
The ACLU says the technology, called 'Rekognition,' is dangerous and has demanded that Jeff Bezos stop selling it to governments. Amazon has advertised it to law enforcement for use on body cameras.
Werner Herzog On Science, Language, Mars, and His Fever Dreams
A chat with the unstoppable filmmaker on Radio Motherboard.
London Police Rolling Out Over 22,000 Body Cameras
The Metropolitan Police Service believes it is the largest deployment of body-worn cameras in the world.
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Body Cameras Won’t End Police Brutality In Toronto
Police want to decide when to turn the cameras on.
The Company That's Livestreaming Police Body Camera Footage Right Now
A Silicon Valley-based startup beat Taser to the punch.
The Long, Complicated Fight Over Making Sure the Public Sees Police Killing Videos
Despite the police being increasingly under the microscope for the deaths of civilians, and despite it becoming easier to document these incidents on camera, access to footage is extremely hard to come by.
The RCMP Still Haven't Been Able to Find a Good Body Camera
But they're not giving up yet.
How Police Unions Are Using Protests, Boycotts, and Shady Tactics to Fight Reform
As the national debate over law enforcement tactics heats up, cops aren't hesitating to decry what they see as an assault on their rights.
Cameras Are Helping Document More NYPD Misconduct Than Ever Before
Smartphones have helped ordinary citizens document interactions with police, and more complaints against the NYPD have been substantiated as a result.
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On Monday, the LAPD Will Start Wearing Body Cameras
Many have reservations about the program, which promises to equip nearly 7,000 officers with body cameras in the coming months.
It's Still Not Clear How Many Police Departments Actually Use Body Cameras
Video footage is integral to holding police accountable for brutality, but there’s no data on how many cameras are in use.