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Met Police Facial Recognition 81% inaccurate (Conspiracy / Strange)

by Give Me A Cookie, Non EU Country, Thursday, July 04, 2019, 21:40 (139 days ago)
edited by Give Me A Cookie, Thursday, July 04, 2019, 21:42

The force maintains its technology only makes a mistake in one in 1,000 cases, but it uses a different metric for gauging success.

Four out of five people identified by the Metropolitan Police's facial recognition technology as possible suspects are innocent, according to an independent report.

Researchers found that the controversial system is 81% inaccurate - meaning that, in the vast majority of cases, it flagged up faces to police when they were not on a wanted list.


https://news.sky.com/story/met-polices-facial-recognition-tech-has-81-error-rate-indepe...

https://youtu.be/cEEUFOj6pcU


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