WEB Notes: People joked about this years ago and now the idea has officially been brought to the table. I think those who advocate this type of intrusion should have camera’s in their own bathrooms and their own bedrooms and then come and tell us its a good idea. This has nothing to do with criminals, this has everything to do with control over your every move and thought.
(Source: Daily Mail) – Homeowners should consider fitting CCTV to trap burglars, the country’s most senior police officer declared yesterday.
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said police forces needed more crime scene footage to match against their 12million images of suspects and offenders.
And he called on families and businesses to install cameras at eye level – to exploit advances in facial recognition technology.
Labour MP Andrew Miller said: ‘We were alarmed to discover that the police have begun uploading custody photographs of people to the police national database and using facial recognition software without any regulatory oversight. Some of the people had not even been charged.’ – Read More – Daily Mail