"How Facial Recognition Makes You Safer" "Used properly, the software effectively identifies crime suspects without violating rights"
Exhibit A NYC Police Commissioner praises NYC Police Dept. use of facial recognition tech as the ideal model. Exhibit B on the NYPD's inconsistent & selective disclosure of information concerning facial rec tech.
It's worth noting that the way Detroit's police department uses facial recognition is not at all unique -- it's similar to what NYC police commissioner James O'Neill described in a recent NYT op-ed.
Scares the hell out of me, but interesting to see the argument *for* facial recognition technology.
How Facial Recognition Makes You Safer
How Facial Recognition Makes You Safer: Used properly, the software effectively identifies crime suspects without violating rights. vs Guardian view on facial recognition