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Law Enforcement

Law enforcement biometrics refers to applications and biometric systems which aid law enforcement agencies. While most often fingerprints, DNA, and in some cases facial recognition, this is a wide-ranging category and can include AFIS, ABIS, mobile identification systems, criminal ID solutions, fingerprint recognition, surveillance, as well as access control systems.

 

Canadian officials inspect Afghan/Pakistani border biometric system

The Pakistani border community of Chaman was recently visited by a delegation from the High Commission of Canada to Pakistan….

 

Carnegie Mellon University to set up New Pedo-Biometrics Research and Identity Automation Lab

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) researchers are turning to human feet as new biometric identifier. With $1.5 million per year, CMU’s…

 

DNA breakthrough in 36-year old Michigan slayings

It’s a real “Cold Case”. After 36 years, the new DNA techniques have provided a breakthrough on the killings of…

 

Secure Planet’s Biometric Android app released on Google Play

Secure Planet has recently launched a free Android phone application called Secure BioID-Lite App on Google Play Andriod app store….

 

Governments need to work on passport, National ID reliability

No two persons are alike. This fact has long been established through extensive biometric research and study. For this reason,…

 

FBI certifies BI2 Technologies multi-modal biometric mobile ID device

B12 Technologies’ Mobile Offender Recognition and Information System, otherwise known as MORIS, recently received a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)…

 

Precise Biometrics releases interim report to shareholders

According to Precise Biometrics’ recent interim report to shareholders, the firm had a number of major achievements over the past…

 

Price for DNA Sequencing within our reach 5 to 10 years from now

It’s only a question of time before the price for DNA sequencing will become so cheap that it’s within our…

 

Spy planes, sensors, biometrics detect IEDs

Spy planes, sensors and biometrics have helped curb explosives that threaten US troops in Afghanistan. There have been significant increases…

 

Animetrics establishes new D.C. office

Animetrics, a leading developer of 2-D to 3-D face recognition solutions, has announced that its new Washington D.C office will…

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