Dubai’s Robocop rolls onto streets to fight real crime

A robotic policeman which can help identify wanted criminals and collect evidence has joined Dubai’s police force and will patrol busy areas in the city, as part of a government programme aimed at replacing some human crime-fighters with machines.

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  • That face plate is just freaky.

    • Maurice Miner

      Doesn’t matter really – what matters is whether it can identify Mohammedans or not.

      • Maggat

        Love your little car.

        • Maurice Miner

          It’s a Morris Minor from the UK. Somewhat apt!

          • Maggat

            Never had one. Had a couple of Austins and a Hillman. We used to call the Morris Minor a Morris Manure.

      • Which is everybody there.

  • Editor

    So, they’ve put a wireless CCTV camera on a big Roomba. Robots are taking all our jerbs for sure now!