February 19, 2020

Toronto police chief orders stop of use of controversial technology

Toronto police have admitted to testing out a controversial face recognition tool called Clearwater AI. Shallima Maharaj explains.
February 19, 2020

Toronto police admits to using controversial facial recognition tool

The Toronto Police Service has admitted to using a controversial facial recognition app from Clearview AI, without the knowledge of Chief Mark Saunders, who halted the […]
February 15, 2020

Privacy expert calls Toronto police’s use of Clearview AI ‘appalling’

While he deserves some praise for halting the use of a controversial image search tool, Ann Cavoukin, the head of Global Privacy & Security by Design, and […]
February 13, 2020

‘I applaud the chief’: Privacy Commissioner RE: Clearview AI