law enforcment

Facial recognition use surges after Capitol riot

by • 1 month ago

State and local law enforcement agencies are making increased use of the controversial technology to track down participants in the deadly riot.

Baltimore County's new police-data dashboards show public complaints seldom upheld

by • 5 months ago

Administrative complaints against Baltimore officers are far more likely to be upheld than those filed by members of the public.

Police need public's trust before adopting new technologies, officials say

by • 2 years ago

Emerging technologies like drones and data analytics can help police, but they need community acceptance first, speakers at a South by Southwest panel said.

Report urges cities to consider equity as they adopt emerging tech

by • 3 years ago

Autonomous vehicles, cryptocurrencies, and body worn cameras each could have unintended consequences on vulnerable populations, according to new research from the National League of Cities.