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California Police Are Sharing Facial Recognition Databases to ID Suspects

New emails reveal how a private technology company is working to change law enforcement as we know it

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MMany of California’s local law enforcement agencies have access to facial recognition software for identifying suspects who appear in crime scene footage, documents…




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Dave Gershgorn

Dave Gershgorn

Senior Writer at OneZero covering surveillance, facial recognition, DIY tech, and artificial intelligence. Previously: Qz, PopSci, and NYTimes.

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