Police super-database prompts Liberty warning on privacy

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Human rights group boycotts Home Office consultations on vast cloud system, saying they are a sham

A new super-database being built for the police represents a “grave” risk to privacy, a leading human rights group has said.

Liberty claims the government is glossing over concerns that the database, the largest built for British law enforcement, threatens civil liberties. The group fears it gives massive power to the state at the expense of millions of Britons.

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