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Computerised ID scanners have been installed in eight pubs and clubs in the city centre in the run up to Christmas.
The scanners quickly identify fake IDs and any troublemakers who are already banned from licensed premises.
Police and venues can electronically update and share photos and details of known offenders through the devices. Some of the £28,000 partnership project was funded from money seized from criminals under the Proceeds of Crime Act