Police in L.A. County are drastically expanding the types of personal data they collect.
Iris scans, palm prints, mugshots, fingerprints and potentially audio recordings will all be stored in a massive new database that will feed into the FBI.
So why has the public been kept in the dark? Read our new investigation.
I’d be fine with them having all that. That’s not exactly information that they can use to exploit people with. Things like DNA or medical records would have a higher level of scrutiny. But no one cares if someone sees their palm print, etc. in everyday life.