Admissibility of Digital Images as Evidence - 12 Pages
A common misconception in the surveillance and monitoring industry is that digital images are inadmissible as evidence in court. This white paper examines the current law in the UK on the admissibility of digital images and concludes that such images are indeed admissible. Indigo Vision.
In so doing, this white paper also briefly examines the techniques used in video compression and highlights current Ă˘â‚¬Ĺ“best practiceĂ˘â‚¬Âť in digital image authentication. This white paper is particularly timely in that the Police Scientific Development Branch has just published up-to-date guidance on the use of digital images as evidence.