The Bad Blood hitmaker has been beset by stalker issues and earlier this calendar year (18) a gentleman was arrested with a knife and ammunition outdoors her Los Angeles dwelling.
In accordance to Rolling Stone, at Taylor’s live performance at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California in May (18) supporters passed a kiosk demonstrating rehearsal clips of the star – the place a hidden digital camera secretly scanned their faces to cross-reference them with a database of hundreds of her recognized stalkers saved at a Nashville, Tennessee dependent „command write-up“.
Mike Downing, chief stability officer of Oak View Team, an advisory board for key concert venues, tells the magazine: „Everybody who went by would end and stare at it, and the program would start off doing work.“
He promises to have attended the gig to witness a demonstration of the new anti-stalker program. Bosses at Ticketmaster are also considering employing facial recognition technological innovation at live shows, but say they will be „careful“ about its implementation thanks to privacy concerns.
Taylor’s associates did not respond to a request for comment.
Past week (stop09Dec18), a man who broke into Swift’s New York townhouse and slept was jailed for six months immediately after pleading responsible to 1 count of attempted burglary and a single count of legal contempt.
Obsessed followers are a frequent menace to the 29-yr-aged singer as in addition to unwelcome residence visits, a person was arrested at a person of her exhibits in Austin, Texas in 2016 after bombarding her household with vile email messages.
Other stars who have experienced to be cautious of stalkers incorporate British popstar Lily Allen, who has spoken out about the trauma she suffered at the hands of her tormentor, Kendall Jenner, and Katy Perry.