“It’s everyday life to me. I don’t know how else to describe it because I am so used to surviving that way.”
Your Local Police Department Might Have Used This Facial Recognition Tool To Surveil You. Find Out Here.
Search through BuzzFeed News’ database to find out if the police department in your community is among the hundreds of taxpayer-funded entities that used Clearview AI’s facial recognition.
How A Facial Recognition Tool Found Its Way Into Hundreds Of US Police Departments, Schools, And Taxpayer-Funded Organizations
A BuzzFeed News investigation has found that employees at law enforcement agencies across the US ran thousands of Clearview AI facial recognition searches — often without the knowledge of the public or even their own departments.
The suspect was also shot and killed after he ran at officers with a knife near a checkpoint, officials said.
“I know in a week no one will remember and life just keeps going on, but these people are gone and I am really scared.”
Officials also identified the 10 victims in the shooting, who were ages 20 to 65.
10 People, Including A Police Officer, Were Killed In A Shooting At A Supermarket In Boulder, Colorado
A person of interest is in custody, Boulder police said Monday evening.
Documents obtained by BuzzFeed News show authorities particularly focused on the Proud Boys, even monitoring the hotel they were staying at.
BuzzFeed News interviewed more than three dozen people as part of an investigation into allegations that Madison Cawthorn harassed women in college.
A 23-Year-Old Black Man Who Was Put In A Police Chokehold Should Never Have Been Stopped, A New Report Says
Millions of people had called for justice for McClain, who died after he was put in a chokehold by Aurora, Colorado, police.
A Clearview AI Patent Application Describes Facial Recognition For Dating, And Identifying Drug Users And Homeless People
A patent unveiled on Thursday describes several potential uses for Clearview AI, such as creating networks for people in industries like real estate or retail to “share headshots of high-risk individuals.”
"We almost felt a duty to come down here to say this is how we do this peacefully.”
“It’s a ghost town."
The removals come after thousands of troops headed to the Capitol were vetted by the FBI for ties to extremist groups.
Park Police Officers Worried That Chronic Understaffing Could Endanger The Public. Then The Capitol Riot Happened.
“People were screaming for help on the radio. It was pure chaos. It sounded like officers were constantly asking for help in certain areas and things were totally out of control,” one officer said.
Trump supporters are planning and preparing for more inauguration-related rallies, but they will no longer be able to use GoFundMe to help them get there.
“Patriots inside, baby!” Derrick Evans, a newly elected member of the state's House of Delegates, shouted as he livestreamed on Facebook.
For Tammy Tate, a nurse at a Missouri hospital, this wave is like watching a train about to crash, knowing that it could be stopped in time — if people would listen.
The country’s third-largest police department notified employees of the ban after BuzzFeed News showed that its officers were using Clearview AI, a facial recognition platform that has taken data from Facebook and other social media platforms.
A confrontation in Arizona shows the messy and hostile reality of a country still divided.