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Bolivia to secure borders with biometrics, using Cuban aid

Bolivia will use biometrics to increase security measures at its border crossings. The Latin American country has inked an agreement…

 

Massachusetts police using MorphoTrak biometric identification system

Massachusetts State Police (MASP) have selected MorphoTrak to provide it with MorphoBIS, its next generation biometric identification system. MorphoBIS provides…

 

Washington police praise mobile fingerprint scanners

Washington state’s King County Sheriff’s Office has started using MorphoIDent pocket-sized scanners by Safran Morpho to instantly read fingerprints of…

 

Human Recognition Systems to exhibit at UK biometrics event

Human Recognition Systems has announced that it will exhibit at this year’s Biometrics 2012 Exhibition between October 29 to 31,…

 

Biometric criminal record checks for U.S. job applicants increase

According to statistics from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, fingerprinting has exponentially increased as a method of checking job…

 

Ft. Lauderdale police using electronic fingerprinting for background checks

Fort Lauderdale Police have introduced live scan fingerprinting for employment background checks. Live Scan captures fingerprints electronically and transmits them…

 

Sir Alec Jeffreys, inventor of DNA fingerprinting, retires

Sir Alec Jeffreys is retiring from the University Of Leicester. Jeffreys was instrumental in changing criminal investigations around the world…

 

Delhi’s Fingerprint Bureau experiences manpower shortage

A staff shortage is the latest challenge facing the Fingerprint Bureau of the Delhi Police. Currently, there is only one…

 

New biometric gait recognition research conducted in U.K.

When iris scans and facial recognition fail to identify individuals from a distance, then it is time to add on…

 

Minnesota crime lab scrutinized over unreliable fingerprint examination methods

The St. Paul Police Crime Lab in Minnesota is currently subject to extreme scrutiny for not following standard operational procedures…

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