Automatic facial recognition - Notting Hill Carnival (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2017
Reference: 
2017/3623
Question By: 
Sian Berry
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many positive matches were identified using automatic facial recognition at Notting Hill Carnival in 2017? Were all of these positive matches checked by a police officer before being considered for further action?

Answer

Answer for Automatic facial recognition - Notting Hill Carnival (2)

Answer for Automatic facial recognition - Notting Hill Carnival (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

One individual was identified using automatic facial recognition at Carnival.

All matches are checked by a human before further action is taken.

The MPS use a defined end to end process that incorporates human decision making and assessment.