California Lawmakers Want To Ban Facial-recognition Technology In Police Body Camera

Almost one of five California state legislators was falsely flagged as a criminal in an ACLU test.

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  • Facial-Recognition Technology Wrongly Flagged 26 California Lawmakers As Criminals
    Twenty-six of the lawmakers were wrongly ... a bill that would ban police departments from using any facial recognition technology on body cameras. The bill has passed the Assembly and is now ...
    08/14/2019 - 7:50 am | View Link
  • Police Bodycam Facial Recognition Matches 26 California Lawmakers With Mugshots
    California lawmakers are calling for a ban on the use of facial recognition software in body-worn police cameras, warning that embracing such technology could put lives at risk. The use of ...
    08/14/2019 - 4:56 am | View Link
  • Lawmakers and ACLU push for California facial recognition ban
    [The ACLU] test found 26 of 120 state lawmakers were falsely matched with someone ... If the bill is passed, California will become the largest US state to ban facial-recognition technology in police ...
    08/14/2019 - 2:45 am | View Link
  • Facial recognition tech misidentified 26 California lawmakers as criminals
    The ACLU, which wants to ban facial recognition technology in police body cameras, says that its own tests of the technology mistakenly flagged 26 California lawmakers as criminals. More than half of ...
    08/14/2019 - 2:28 am | View Link
  • New California bill would ban facial recognition tech on body cams
    More than two dozen lawmakers ... re going to use facial recognition. What if you get a lot of false positives, which will deploy officers to the wrong place?”Currently, facial recognition technology ...
    08/13/2019 - 3:39 pm | View Link
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