NEC deploys Face Recognition System for Surat City Police

Network and IT solution provider NEC India has deployed its Face Recognition System (FRS) for Surat City Police in Gujarat.

Capabilities of NEC’s NeoFace face recognition technology deployed in Surat include NeoFace Watch which works with the live CCTV cameras deployed at critical locations in the city and NeoFace Reveal for forensic criminal investigation using recorded videos, still face images and sketches of suspects.

Koichiro Koide, managing director of NEC India, said: “Provisioning for citizens’ safety is imperative for any smart city, and our technology can be any Police department’s best ally in ensuring that.”
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Anandi Ben Patel, chief minister of Gujarat, inaugurated the deployment at the event of the Picture Intelligence Unit (PIU) at Surat Police Headquarters.

The Face Recognition System and Forensic Criminal Investigation System can offer real-time intelligence to ensure the safety of city and its citizens.

image: Moin Shaikh, Director-Innovative Telecom & Software, Anandiben Patel, CM – Gujarat_Koichiro Koide, MD-NEC India

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