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The Crime-Fighting and Technology at the State and Local level

The Crime-Fighting and Technology at the State and Local level

If privacy concerns you in this age of data collection, you might want to exit social media and scrub the digital breadcrumbs left by your accounts on Facebook, Snapchat, LinkedIn, Reddit, and other sites. Now, law enforcement is likely to create an enormous facial recognition database thanks to the ubiquitous online store Amazon that is selling the technology to police.

Law enforcement now employs people who can crunch "Big Data" across various platforms, including cell phone...

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