The number of American adults affected by facial recognition searches. Facial Recognition technology is less accurate when running searches on people of color but in particular black women.
Predpol is the number one company offering predictive policing software, using local arrest data to “predict” future crime. It is widely used in secret across the country by local law enforcement.
Law enforcement agencies often use Stingrays to target and locate a specific individual, but the device may incidentally collect data on hundreds of people in the process. While federal agencies are required to get a warrant before using a Stingray, the same does not always apply to local police departments.