Smile! NYPD looking to use your DMV photo for investigations, prompting privacy concerns

NEW YORK — In the name of safety, the NYPD is looking to add every single New Yorker with a driver's license to a facial recognition database, but privacy advocates fear it's taking "big brother" to a whole new level.

If the NYPD's plan is approved, when you smile for the camera at the Department of Motor Vehicles, your mug and millions of others in New York could land in the hands of the police.

Police say the digital database will be the first of its kind aimed at helping investigators...

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