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The New Way Police Are Surveilling You: Calculating Your Threat 'score'


Jerry Dyer, Fresno Police

Fresno Chief of Police Jerry Dyer inside the Fresno Police Department's crime center.

Credit: Nick Otto/For The Washington Post

While officers raced to a recent 911 call about a man threatening his ex-girlfriend, a police operator in headquarters consulted software that scored the suspect's potential for violence the way a bank might run a credit report.

From The Washington Post
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