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Inside the HART of the DHS Office of Biometric Identity Management

The Automated Biometric Identification System (IDENT) operated by the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM) was…

 

Amazon facial recognition technology accelerates trafficking investigations

Child exploitation prevention organization Thorn has sped up its investigation time by 65 percent using Amazon’s Rekognition and other AWS…

 

Changes to King County proposal to fund biometrics causes controversy

Voters in King County, Washington are voting on a proposition to renew a property tax as part of the primary…

 

Amazon dismisses ACLU criticism of its facial recognition technology with totally different test results

Amazon has responded to a recent blog post by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in which it matched the…

 

US House Homeland Security Committee advances biometric data sharing bill

The United States House Homeland Security Committee has advanced the Biometric Identification Migration Alert Program (BITMAP) Authorization Act of 2018….

 

NYC, Perth deploy public facial recognition while London ethics panel calls for greater transparency

New public deployments of facial recognition have been announced for Perth, Australia, and New York City, while an ethics panel…

 

5th International Police Expo

5th International Police Expo July 19 – 20, 2019 New Delhi, India International Police Expo is the only exhibition which…

 

Trust Stamp develops human trafficking victim identification system with facial recognition

Artificial intelligence startup Trust Stamp has developed a system to find victims of human trafficking using facial recognition to match…

 

New South Wales allocates AU$52.6M for national biometric system rollout

The state government of New South Wales has allocated AU$52.6 million (US$38.8 million) over four years, beginning in 2018-2019, to…

 

Australian government suspends biometrics services contract with NEC

A Biometric Identification Services project for which NEC Australia has been working with the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC, formerly…

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