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Force defends use of live facial recognition technology

Met says LFR is used for locating people wanted for violent offences, including knife and gun crime, or those with outstanding warrants.

Sir Mark Rowley

Sir Mark Rowley

Date - 12th September 2022
By - Police Oracle
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The new Met Commissioner is having to defend the force’s use of live facial recognition technology in his first week in the job as 14 campaign groups have written to him claiming that 87% of the ‘hits’ generated by the...
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