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Crazy! Biometric Cameras Scan 90,000 People at UK 'Download' Festival

By Ukshep, 06/16/2015
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Ninety thousand rock music enthusiasts who attended the Download festival in Derby this weekend were scanned by facial recognition cameras and cross-compared with a criminal database, it has emerged.

Leicestershire Police placed facial recognition cameras at “strategic” locations around Derby’s Download Festival this weekend to log visitors’ faces. The images captured were then compared with mugshots of criminal suspects from across Europe.

http://rt.com/uk/267250-biometric-cameras-festivals-privacy/

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