The Register – The expanding surveillance state

Director Silkie Carlo commented on the expanding surveillance state and tracking of UK citizens by the Government, including the unregulated use of facial recognition and Automatic Number Plate Recognition.

CCTV commish: Bring all surveillance systems under code of practice

 

The story was also covered by Biometric Update: ‘UK planning to consolidate biometric databases, consider expanding Surveillance Camera Code application

And PA: ‘UK’s CCTV network ‘could be hacked by individual or state actors