Jake Hurfurt

Jake Hurfurt
  • Jake Hurfurt is the Head of Research and Investigations at Big Brother Watch. He is currently digging deep into the use of AI, algorithms and predictive analytics in welfare and social care.

Opinion

How a police and council database is predicting if your child is at risk of harm

Approximately 90 children may have been wrongly flagged as being at risk of sexual harm by a database used by the council and police, according to Jake Hurfurt, the Head of Research and Investigations at Big Brother Watch.