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Forces trial facial recognition phone app to help identify offenders

Two forces developing facial recognition technology are trialing its use on mobile phones to identify wanted suspects.

Forces trial facial recognition phone app to help identify offenders

Date - 14th December 2021
By - Chris Smith
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Gwent and South Wales Police have begun using an app to identify wanted suspects at the point of intervention. They are the first in the UK to test the technology in a three month pilot. A group of 70 officers are using Operator Initiated Facial...
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