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File #: 19-0999    Version: 1 Name: Sheriff of Pinellas County / Facial Recognition Network (FR-Net) Sheriif of Pinellas County / FR-Net
Type: Agreements/Contracts Status: Passed
File created: 8/19/2019 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 9/5/2019 Final action: 9/5/2019
Title: MOTION TO APPROVE A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE SHERIFF OF PINELLAS COUNTY FLORIDA AND THE PEMBROKE PINES POLICE DEPARTMENT ESTABLISHING A RELATIONSHIP WHICH WILL GRANT ACCESS TO FLORIDA’S FACIAL RECOGNITION NETWORK (FR-NET), HOSTED BY THE PINELLAS COUNTY SHERIFF.
Sponsors: Police
Attachments: 1. 1. Pinellas County Sheriffs Office MOU

Title

MOTION TO APPROVE A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE SHERIFF OF PINELLAS COUNTY FLORIDA AND THE PEMBROKE PINES POLICE DEPARTMENT ESTABLISHING A RELATIONSHIP WHICH WILL GRANT ACCESS TO FLORIDA’S FACIAL RECOGNITION NETWORK (FR-NET), HOSTED BY THE PINELLAS COUNTY SHERIFF.

 

Summary Explanation and Background

 

SUMMARY EXPLANATION AND BACKGROUND:

1.                     The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office maintains the largest collaborative open model Face Recognition System in the U.S. and exclusively hosts Florida’s Facial Recognition Network (FR-Net). 

2.                     FR-Net provides facial biometric search capabilities, subject information, face image comparison tools, training for FR search, and face image analysis methods and best practices via CJNET to authorized Florida law enforcement agencies.

3.                     The Sheriff will grant access and make information available through the Face Analysis Comparison & Examination System (FACES)

4.                     This Memorandum of Understanding has been approved to legal form by the Police Legal Advisor.

5.                     Recommend approval of the agreement.

 

 

Financial Impact

FINANCIAL IMPACT DETAIL:

 

a)   Initial Cost: None

b)   Amount budgeted for this item in Account No: Not Applicable

c)   Source of funding for difference, if not fully budgeted: Not Applicable

d)   5 year projection of the operational cost of the project: Not Applicable

e)   Detail of additional staff requirements: Not Applicable