Allevate’s Face-Searcher in Action: Cloud-Enabled Face Recognition

A test-run of Allevate’s Face-Searcher service integrated with the online Facewatch crime reporting system:

  • A camera with a lightweight laptop in the UK
    • Detecting and cropping faces from the video stream
  • Submitting image files of cropped faces for ultra-scalable and accurate face matching in the Cloud in Amazon Web Services in USA.

… with

  • Watchlist data syncronised with a Facewatch test instance in Amazon Web Services in Brazil

… reporting

  • Alerts to the Facewatch test subscriber back in the UK, all in under 3 seconds from sighting of suspect.


  • Because we can, and to demonstrate the flexibility of our cloud-based matching system.


Available now in Brazil., hosted locally in Brazil.

Coming soon elsewhere.


Download the Face-Searcher datasheet here.


Face-Searcher with Facewatch

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