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Roger Rodriguez

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Roger served over 20 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 law enforcement’s approach to the utilization of facial recognition technology.


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Cheap pay-as-you go cell phone utilized for a short time for criminal enterprises, then routinely discarded to avoid law enforcment interdiction.
by Dean on Jul 10, 2012
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Slang for a gun, used by gangsters and cops.

Ex: doing a pat down you feel a handgun in a suspects waistband and you tell your partner, "Burner!".

Used by Officers in Portland, OR and throughout the West Coast.
by Charlie A on May 18, 2012
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I remember this term being used in the 80's by graffiti artists, or taggers. ie: "Yo' check out the new burner on the subway train." I first heard this in the movie Beat Street.
by Dan on Aug 16, 2012
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Writing a crime novel
by David W. Gifford on Apr 16, 2015
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Writing a crime novel
by David W. Gifford on Apr 16, 2015





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