From investigation to conviction: How does the Police use FRT?

Facial recognition technology (FRT) is not completely accurate, however its use by the Police has been increasing exponentially in the last five years. To explain this phenomenon, we will be taking a look at how FRT works currently, i.e., on the basis of its rate of accuracy wherein it generates possible matches while not giving a final result. Further, we will also try to understand whether evidence garnered from the use of this inaccurate technology can be admissible in courts.

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