Examine whether police use of Automated Facial Recognition (AFR) technology in public spaces is consistent with the PACE Act 1984, and the right to privacy in Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights
For the introduction, Please expand on the essay question and state what the essay will be about. Introduce what AFR IS and explore the reasons as to why police use AFR technology. Also briefly mention the history of when AFR technology was first used for police in the UK.
For the first paragraph, Please discuss the history of the PACE Act 1984 and explain why this was introduced And when. Explain the context behind it. Then explore and discuss whether police use of AFR technology is consistent with this Act.
For the second paragraph, please discuss the history of the right to privacy in Article 8 of the European Convention on Human rights. Explain why, when and who introduced this. Please include all relevant context. Then explore and discuss whether police use of AFR technology is consistent with this right.
For the third paragraph,
Gather all findings and discuss and include an educated and calculated opinion as to whether police use of AFR technology in the Uk is consistent with both the PACE Act 1984 and the right to privacy in Article 8 of European Convention on Human rights.
The write a punchy and strong conclusion for everything discussed in the essay.
SOURCES AND REFERENCING:
Please use OSCOLA referencing. Please include in text citations throughout the essay and a bibliography at the end of the essay.
Please use PRIMARY sources ONLY such as cases, legislation etc. ALL UK focused. UK sources ONLY.
Please use a MINIMUM of 5 primary sources
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