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Halt to facial recognition technology trial urged as MPs question its legality

Committee also questions processes around police custody images.

AFR: Facing stiff opposition from all quarters

AFR: Facing stiff opposition from all quarters

Date - 19th July 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
Policing is facing more pressure to halt controversial trials of facial recognition technology as MPs argue lack of legislation calls into question their legal status. Days after forces won unequivocal Home Office backing for continued testing, the...
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