In the Irish Times: Centre concerns re Policing Facial Recognition Technologies
April 18 2023
Centre Director Liz Farries wrote a piece in the Irish Times with Ciara Bracken-Roche (Maynooth) and Olga Cronin (ICCL). We itemised concerns regarding the Minister of Justice’s “ongoing plans to enable An Garda Síochána’s use of facial-recognition technology (FRT).”An Garda Síochána’s use of Facial Recognition Technology (FRT) (1)
This op-ed follows our Centre’s June 2022 open letter to the Irish Times with group of experts from 7 universities and 13 NGOs. We stated then and we continue to assert that the risks are too significant.