A woman murderer has been caught through a facial recognition technology in East China. According to the report that the murderer had fled to Shanghai in order to elude charge after killing her boyfriend in south-western Yunnan province. It has been reported that the woman was travelling with her colleague & they stopped at a highway checkpoint in order to ask for direction. The woman was arrested by the authorities after facial recognition system had identified her from an online database of fugitives. According to the report that the woman was being questioned by the officers and the woman responded that she did not have an ID on her & her surname was Zhang.
An officer named Lu said during an interview: ‘Images of pedestrians, passengers, drivers and passing vehicles would be scanned by our surveillance cameras and uploaded to our facial recognition system,”If an image matches with any of our images in our fugitive database, an alarm would be triggered,’ It has been reported that the Shanghai authorities has installed various facial recognition systems in the city in year 2018