Police use of facial recognition found ‘unlawful’ in court

As featured in Computer Weekly

Bias in policing


Speaking on 24 January at the launch of a report by Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), which found police algorithms need national guidance “as a matter of urgency”, MPS commissioner Cressida Dick claimed the AFR technology used by the MPS is proven not to have an “ethnic bias”, adding that the only bias is that “it is slightly harder to identify a wanted women than a wanted man”.