Forensic Technology: Algorithms Offer Benefits for Criminal Investigations, but a Range of Factors Can Affect Outcomes
GAO's technology assessments in 2020 and 2021 found that federal law enforcement agencies primarily used three types of forensic algorithms to help assess whether evidence may have originated from an individual: probabilistic genotyping, latent print analysis, and facial recognition.
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Science, Technology Assessment, and Analytics team of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) (STAA)
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