Facial Recognition: Art or Science?

The short answer? Facial recognition is both art and science. But, you don’t have to be an expert in graphic design take advantage of the facial recognition. Advances in the technology, combined with a sound workflow make it possible for law enforcement at all levels to use even low quality probe images to develop investigative leads and solve cases faster.

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  • How Facial Recognition Works
  • Why The Science Behind Facial Recognition Matters
  • Best Practices and Workflows for Developing Leads Using Facial Recognition
  • How to Enhance Poor Quality Probe Images with Easy-to-Use Facial Enhancement Tools


Roger Rodriguez joined Vigilant Solutions after serving over twenty years with the NYPD where he spearheaded the NYPD’s first dedicated facial recognition unit. The unit has conducted more than 8,500 facial recognition investigations, with over 3,000 possible matches, and approximately 2,000 arrests. Roger’s enhancement techniques are now recognized worldwide and have changed the approach to law enforcement’s utilization of facial recognition technology.