Met Police criticised over facial recognition technology that doesn't work

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Four out of five suspects identified by Met Police facial recognition were innocent

The Metropolitan Police is facing criticism over its use of facial recognition technology that has proved to be wildly inaccurate. According to a report this week, four out of five people identi...

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