CCTV could track branded suspects

Tuesday, 4 December 2007, 12:12 AM EST

Brands on the clothes of suspects caught on CCTV cameras could be used to help police track them down.

The Metropolitan Police is looking into technology which can automatically identify branded logos on clothing. Police believe that tracking suspects by their distinctive clothes will help cut down on the manual scanning of hundreds of hours of video footage.

At the BBC.

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