Cranston RI PD uses Flock Safety technology to capture objective evidence without compromising on individual privacy. Cranston RI PD utilizes retroactive search to solve crimes after they've occurred. Additionally, Cranston RI PD utilizes real time alerting of hotlist vehicles to capture wanted criminals. In an effort to ensure proper usage and guardrails are in place, they have made the below policies and usage statistics available to the public.
Facial recognition, People, Gender, Race
Data is used for law enforcement purposes only. Data is owned by Cranston RI PD and is never sold to 3rd parties.
Immigration enforcement, traffic enforcement, harrassment or intimidation, usage based solely on a protected class (i.e. race, sex, religion), Personal use.
All system access requires a valid reason and is stored indefinitely.
Hotlist hits are required to be human verified prior to action.
External organizations with access
Attleboro MA PD, Burrillville RI PD, East Providence RI PD, Glocester RI PD, Johnston RI PD, NESPIN - New England State Police , Pawtucket RI PD, Providence PD - NPD LPR Study (RI), Quincy MA PD , Revere MA PD, Seekonk MA PD, Smithfield RI PD, Warwick RI PD, Wellesley MA PD , Woonsocket RI PD
Vehicles detected in the last 30 days
Hotlist hits in the last 30 days
Searches in the last 30 days