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This episode of Black Mirror sucks: London cops boast that facial-recog creepycams will be on the streets this year

1 month ago   |   By The Register

Here's what Met top brass told the press this morning In depth London's Metropolitan Police is to start routinely deploying facial-recognition tech across the English capital despite legal and public opinion challenges, the force declared this morning...
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Met Police deploy facial recognition cameras across London to tackle 'serious crime'

Met Police deploy facial recognition cameras across London to tackle 'serious crime'

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The Met Police has announced that it's rolling out facial recognition cameras across the UK capital in the hopes of tackling ‘serious crime'
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London police to roll out live facial recognition across the city

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Police in the British capital are set to deploy automated facial recognition technology across the city, it was announced today.
“The use of live facial recognition technology will be intelligence-led and deployed to specific locations in London,” the Metropolitan Police Service said in a statement , arguing that this “will help tackle serious crime, including serious violence, gun and knife crime, child sexual exploitation and help protect the vulnerable.”
Democratic governments in the West are increasingly following the example of authoritarian regimes in deploying the technology, which...
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Metropolitan Police to make '81% inaccurate' live facial recognition operational

Metropolitan Police to make '81% inaccurate' live facial recognition operational

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The Metropolitan Police is to begin using its controversial live facial recognition technology on a standard basis, despite concerns about the impact of the surveillance software and its legality.
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The Met Police will start using live facial recognition across London

1 month ago   |   By Wired

Live facial recognition has been trialled for three years - now it's going to be used on a regular basis by the Metropolitan Police
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Police introduce facial recognition cameras to hunt ‘watchlist' of criminals

Police introduce facial recognition cameras to hunt ‘watchlist' of criminals

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Live Facial Recognition cameras will be deployed in the capital next month
Scotland Yard has announced plans to use controversial facial recognition across London , despite concerns over the technology's accuracy and privacy issues.
The Metropolitan Police said every deployment would be ‘bespoke' and for the purpose of targeting wanted offenders or vulnerable missing people in specific areas.
Police say the cameras identified 70% of suspects and only generated false alerts in one in 1,000 cases.
Local communities will be consulted before the equipment is installed, with operations set to...
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Facial recognition to be rolled out across London by police, despite privacy concerns

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Police are to start using controversial facial recognition across London, despite concerns over the technology's accuracy and privacy issues.
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