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IDEMIA launches mobile biometric fingerprint scanner for law enforcement

IDEMIA has launched a new handheld wireless device for law enforcement officers to perform fast biometric fingerprint identification in the…

 

Mobile biometric device enables Florida police to identify high-quality fake passport

A recent arrest of an undocumented illegal alien holding a high-quality fake passport in Escambia County, Florida, demonstrates the value…

 

Startup Vaak offers AI surveillance software to predict shoplifting before it happens

Japanese startup Vaak has developed artificial intelligence software it says can analyze behavior in footage from retail surveillance cameras to…

 

Facial recognition mostly used by Washington County police to investigate minor crimes

Police with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) have cracked a $12 shoplifting case using state-of-the-art biometric facial recognition, CNET…

 

Biometrica’s role in platform for finding missing children revealed

In an effort to help locate missing children, the International Center for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) has launched a…

 

Chinese police using Watrix gait biometrics as company plans major funding round

Gait recognition technology from Watrix has already been tested by police in Beijing, Shanghai, and Chongqing, and the company has…

 

Moscow police piloting AR glasses with Ntechlab facial recognition tech

Moscow’s Department of Information Technology is testing augmented reality glasses that feature facial recognition technology developed by Ntechlab, RBC reports….

 

Ugandan police deploy Gemalto tech for rapid capture of suspects’ biometric data

Gemalto announced today it is supplying the Uganda Police Force with its Cogent Automated Biometric Identification System (CABIS) and LiveScan…

 

Home DNA test company courts controversy with FBI partnership

Home gene testing company Family Tree DNA is working with the FBI and providing access to its genealogy database for…

 

Rapid DNA machines speed up police investigations but lack of protocols causes concern

Rapid DNA machines are being used by a growing number of law enforcement agencies in the U.S. to rapidly test…

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