Robot cops are the future. In fact, police robots will make their debut next year in Dubai. These robots are capable saluting and shaking hands. They have a touchscreen interface people can use to report crime. They can also handle face scanning.
Gitex 2016: Dubai Police Robot to enter service from next year pic.twitter.com/Jl7OuSXcWx
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) October 17, 2016
According to RT, Dubai Police, Watson, and Google will be adding a virtual assistant system to these units in the future. The goal is to develop robots that can greet people from 20 meters away and approach them.