Amazon Investors to Amazon: Please Stop Doing Business With Cops

Amazon Investors to Amazon: Please Stop Doing Business With Cops

In a letter sent to CEO Jeff Bezos last week, more than a dozen Amazon shareholders are reportedly pressuring the company to drop law-enforcement agencies as clients. The concerns stem specifically from Amazon’s Rekognition program, which offers powerful facial recognition to customers. Customers like, say, law-enforcement organizations in Florida and Oregon. From CNN: In one case,…