13 Aug '15, 12pm

#Military Facial Recognition Tech Now In The Hands Of Local Police #CopBlock #articles #aclu

70 SHARES Facebook Twitter Google Reddit Stumbleupon Email this According to a new Washington Post report, facial recognition software utilized by intelligence agencies and the military is currently being imported from places like Iraq and Afghanistan to local United States police departments. Originally utilized to identify terrorists, the Post reports, the technology has currently been adopted by dozens of police departments around the country to track voluntary traders like drug dealers, prostitutes, and other victimless “criminals.” The software works to determine the distance between a suspects eyes or the shape of their lips – and is able to identify over 16,000 distinct points on a face. The technology then compares the points with thousands of other similar points in booking and other photos at a rate of more than one million faces per second. Cities that already u...

Full article: http://www.copblock.org/136450/military-facial-recognitio...

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