Guidelines 05/2022 on the use of facial recognition technology in the area of law enforcement

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The European Data Protection Board welcomes comments on the Guidelines 05/2022 on the use of facial recognition technology in the area of law enforcement.
Such comments should be sent 27th June 2022 at the latest using the provided form.

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Date Feedback reference Type Country Submitted by
25 May 2022 05/2022-0001 Company/business organisation Spain Herta Security, S.L. View feedback
15 June 2022 05/2022-0002 Academic/research institution New Zealand Jefferson View feedback
20 June 2022 05/2022-0003 DPO/Professional Association Italy Marco Costantini View feedback
22 June 2022 05/2022-0004 Public authority Sweden Swedish Police Authority View feedback
24 June 2022 05/2022-0005 Academic/research institution Netherlands Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) - Tilburg University View feedback
24 June 2022 05/2022-0006 Consumer organisation Italy Gabriele Ientile View feedback
27 June 2022 05/2022-0007 Company/business organisation Germany dacuro GmbH View feedback
27 June 2022 05/2022-0008 Public authority Norway The National Criminal Investigation Service View feedback
27 June 2022 05/2022-0009 Individual Hungary Zsolt Bartfai View feedback
27 June 2022 05/2022-0010 Public authority Netherlands Ministry of Justice and Security and Ministry of Defence View feedback