Facial Recognition – Good Policing or Invasion of Privacy?

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LA Sheriff’s deputies have been taking fingerprints with mobile devices for years. Now, they’re equipped with 126 smartphones and tablets to take pictures of people they encounter out in the field. What does this mean for civilian privacy?

Credits

Guests:
Joshua Thai - Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Dave Maass - senior investigative researcher at the Electronic Frontier Foundation - @maassive, Ali Winston - Center for Investigative Reporting - @awinston

Host:
Warren Olney