Radio Show #281 – Springfield City Councilor Melvin Edwards’ Views on Facial Recognition Technology in Springfield Police Work

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno supports the use of facial recognition technology in the Springfield Police Department.

Councilor Melvin Edwards and other members of the council do not believe that this is the time to move forward on its implementation.

A moratorium has been proposed by the council, and rejected by the Mayor.

Here, Councilor Edwards presents his position on the issue.