Pierce County Police Department: Face Recognition
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Since 2008, the Pierce County Police Department has been using face recognition software at a cost of $6,500 a year.
More about this technology
Face recognition is a method of identifying or verifying the identity of an individual using their face. Face recognition systems can be used to identify people in photos, video, or in real-time. Law enforcement may also use mobile face recognition devices to identify people during police stops.