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Police: Biometrics

Question for Home Office

UIN 18785, tabled on 21 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many cases of misidentification there have been in relation to facial recognition technology used by (a) the Metropolitan Police and (b) South Wales Police.

Answered on

9 July 2020

The Metropolitan Police Service and South Wales Police publish data about their use of live facial recognition on their websites.

Answered by

Home Office