Here Come AI-Enabled Cameras Meant to Sense Crime Before it Occurs

And speaking of cameras and crime... The future of video surveillance is about detecting not just faces, but behaviors.

Imagine it were possible to recognize not the faces of people who had already committed crimes, but the behaviors indicating a crime that was about to occur. Multiple vendors and startups attending ISC West, a recent security technology conference in Las Vegas, sought to serve a growing market for surveillance equipment and software that can find concealed guns, read license plates and other indicators of identity, and even decode human behavior.

👉 Related: This US mayor joked cops should “mount .50-caliber” guns where AI predicts crime. Also see Amazon's facial-recognition AI is supercharging police in Oregon. But what if Rekognition gets it wrong?


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