• CBSN Originals

    S5 E1 Racial Profiling 2.0

    As police departments turn to big data to help reduce crime in their neighborhoods, advocacy groups are sounding the alarm about high-tech racial profiling. The algorithm-driven systems analyze supposedly impartial historical crime data to predict where crimes will occur or who might commit them. But critics say the data can actually reinforce biased past police practices. This CBSN Originals documentary raises the question: Are predictive policing programs actually super-charging racial bias?

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CBSN Originals, a documentary series with immersive reports takes a deep dive into some of the key issues driving the national and global conversation. CBSN Originals, launched in 2016, covers a wide range of topics such as the aftermath of terror attacks in Paris and Brussels, gender identity, efforts to end child marriage, genetic engineering and Trump’s influence on Latino voters, among others. Headquartered in New York, CBS News has bureaus across the globe and produces influential, critically acclaimed programs providing original reporting, interviews, investigations, analysis and breaking news 24 hours a day, seven days a week. CBS News is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age.
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