UK's policing minister argues for more facial recognition

Proposal could bring together bodycams and facial recognition

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UK's policing minister advocates for increased adoption of facial recognition systems
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UK's policing minister advocates for increased adoption of facial recognition systems

Chris Philp, the UK's policing minister, is advocating for the nationwide expansion of controversial facial recognition technology.

According to the Financial Times, the Home Office has held confidential meetings with the Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner (BSCC), Fraser Sampson, to discuss Philp's ambition to broa...

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