Fresno Police Roll Out Dystopian ‘Threat Ranking’ System

‘Beware’ scours billions of data points to develop rankings for citizens.

Fresno Chief of Police Jerry Dyer inside the Fresno Police Department's crime center. (Nick Otto/For The Washington Post)

“On 57 monitors that cover the walls of the center, operators zoomed and panned an array of roughly 200 police cameras perched across the city. They could dial up 800 more feeds from the city’s schools and traffic cameras, and they soon hope to add 400 more streams from cameras worn on officers’ bodies and from thousands from local businesses that


In Yet Another Alleged Hate Crime, Elderly Sikh Stabbed To Death In Fresno

Sikhs have been continuously targeted with violence and hate as would-be attackers of Muslims apparently mistake their beards and brown skin with Muslim-Americans.

San Fransisco:  A 68-year-old Sikh man was stabbed to death in California's Fresno city on January 1, prompting police to launch a hate crime probe into the city's first homicide. Gurcharan Singh Gill, an employee at local liquor store at Shields Express in West Shields Avenue was at work when he was stabbed to death during broad day light,