NYC Mayor Adams Wants More Facial Recognition Software for Cops

NYC Mayor Adams Wants More Facial Recognition Software for Cops

This post was originally published on this site  New York City Mayor Eric Adams wants to expand law enforcement’s use of facial recognition software in an effort to combat his city’s growing gun violence. Experts say the software can violate privacy and civil liberties with its secret surveillance and propensity...

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New York shootings an early test for former cop-turned-mayor

New York shootings an early test for former cop-turned-mayor

This post was originally published on this site Gun violence has rocked the first three weeks of Eric Adams’ tenure as mayor of New York, piling pressure on the ex-cop to deliver on his promise to improve public safety in America’s largest city. A shooting Friday in the neighborhood of...

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NY Mayor Eric Adams puts younger brother in charge of his security detail despite lingering ethics concerns

NY Mayor Eric Adams puts younger brother in charge of his security detail despite lingering ethics concerns

This post was originally published on this site NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Eric Adams is putting his younger brother in charge of his security detail, backing off a previous push to install him in a high-ranking NYPD post — but the switch up did not mollify government...

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Incoming NYC mayor on businesses accepting bitcoin: ‘We’re going to look at it’

Incoming NYC mayor on businesses accepting bitcoin: ‘We’re going to look at it’

This post was originally published on this siteNew York City Mayor-elect Eric Adams (D) on Sunday said he is “going to look at” potentially encouraging businesses to accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment, after the incoming mayor made headlines last week when he said he will take his…

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Black former police captain Eric Adams wins New York mayoral election

Black former police captain Eric Adams wins New York mayoral election

This post was originally published on this site Democrat Eric Adams won New York City’s mayoral race on Tuesday on promises to boost public safety and give voice to working-class residents, drawing on his experience as a police captain and as a Black man who experienced police brutality as a...

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