Facial Recognition Letter to the LAPC

Download the pdf letter here. December 14, 2020 Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners Commission President Eileen Decker Commissioner Dale Bonner Commissioner William J. Briggs, II Commissioner Maria Lou Calanche Commissioner Steve Soboroff Police Commissioners: We are writing to oppose the Special Order concerning face recognition surveillance that Chief Moore has asked you to approve.  … Continue reading Facial Recognition Letter to the LAPC

Factsheet: Facial Recognition Technology (FRT)

Download the PDF of Factsheet: Facial Recognition Technology (FRT) How It Works Facial recognition technology is technology that claims to identify a person using their face. FRT systems usually have 3 components: a camera, an algorithm, and a database. FRT may also be software only. FRT algorithms are proprietary and vary slightly but essentially work … Continue reading Factsheet: Facial Recognition Technology (FRT)

PT 35: State of the Police State, Election, Covid, & Uprisings

Recordings of Webinars 1 – 34 HERE — Surveillance 101 Teach-In: 1 – 4 HERE Not A Moment In Time: Zine Issue: 1 – 2 HERE — State of Community Health: Bulletin: 1 – 3 HERE The National Security Police State always uses crisis like this to expand oppression, to expand surveillance, accumulate new weapons, … Continue reading PT 35: State of the Police State, Election, Covid, & Uprisings