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amazon

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.
Jason Koebler
5.22.18
Film

Werner Herzog On Science, Language, Mars, and His Fever Dreams

A chat with the unstoppable filmmaker on Radio Motherboard.
ALEX PASTERNACK
10.28.16
London

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.
Joseph Cox
10.17.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Snap polls suggest Hillary Clinton won the first debate, Colombia's government and the FARC rebel group sign a peace deal, water plumes may have been spotted above Jupiter's moon, and more.
VICE Staff
9.27.16
Toronto

Body Cameras Won’t End Police Brutality In Toronto

Police want to decide when to turn the cameras on.
Jordan Pearson
9.16.16
body cameras

The Company That's Livestreaming Police Body Camera Footage Right Now

A Silicon Valley-based startup beat Taser to the punch.
Matt Stroud
7.27.16
News

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.
Camille Pendley
1.21.16
News

The RCMP Still Haven't Been Able to Find a Good Body Camera

But they're not giving up yet.
Jordan Pearson
11.26.15
News

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.
Ray Downs
11.5.15
News

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.
John Surico
10.15.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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.
Drew Millard
8.27.15
News

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.
Kari Paul
7.30.15
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