How AI Could Reinforce Biases In The Criminal Justice System (LVL 4)

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Whilst some believe AI will increase police and sentencing objectivity, others fear it will exacerbate bias. For example, the over-policing of minority communities in the past has generated a disproportionate number of crimes in some areas, which are passed to algorithms, which in turn reinforce over-policing.

Unmasking Facial Recognition (LVL 4)

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A report exploring the racial bias challenges of the police’s use of live facial recognition technology in the United Kingdom. It focuses on the implications of the technology for people of colour and Muslims – two heavily surveilled groups in society.