Smithfield RI PD uses Flock Safety technology to capture objective evidence without compromising individual privacy rights. Smithfield RI PD utilizes retroactive data searches to solve crimes after they have occurred. Additionally, Smithfield RI PD utilizes real time alerting of Hotlist vehicles to capture wanted criminals and locate missing persons. In an effort to ensure proper usage and that safeguards 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 Smithfield 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 police action.
Vehicles detected in the last 30 days
Hotlist hits in the last 30 days
Searches in the last 30 days