Like the San Francisco ban, this Somerville law prohibits city offices including police from utilizing face recognition technology innovations.
The use of face recognition technology in the United States is going under heavy criticism. Oakland is additionally thinking about a prohibition on face recognition technology
The legislators of California are suggesting a state-wide prohibition on face recognition technology in police body cameras.
Apart from all this, law-makers have concerns because facial recognition technology experiences difficulty in correctly identifying the faces of women and people of color.