IBM Used NYPD Surveillance Footage to Develop Technology That Lets Police Search by Skin Color

Civil liberties advocates contend that New Yorkers should have been made aware of the potential use of their physical data for a private company’s development of surveillance technology. The revelations come as a city council bill that would require NYPD transparency about surveillance acquisitions continues to languish, due, in part, to outspoken opposition from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD.

https://theintercept.com/2018/09/06/nypd-surveillance-camera-skin-tone-search/