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Unlocking the Perfect Gun Lock

July 18, 2018

Many companies and innovators have tried to create the perfect solution for keeping a gun safe from kids or other unauthorized users. Most solutions, while offering a way to secure firearms, suffer from either reliability or accessibility issues. 

Florida Department Extends Test of Amazon's Facial Recognition Software

July 9, 2018
The Orlando Police Department plans to continue its test of Amazon's controversial "Rekognition" facial recognition software, despite opposition from civil rights groups and even company employees and investors.

ACLU Demands Amazon Stop Providing Facial Recognition Tool to Law Enforcement

May 23, 2018
In Oregon, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is using the program to look for matches within its own database of booking mug shots, said Deputy Jeff Talbot. The department also confirms each match made through the Rekognition software by another method, he said.

Crossmatch to Offer Security Software for Panasonic Devices

May 1, 2018
“DigitalPersona offers Toughbook customers the option of an integrated approach to strengthening their overall security posture without burdening the user or the IT department,” said Lance Roncalli, SVP for Crossmatch. “Administrators can establish the optimal authentication approach for a given use case and user.”

Florida Court Hearing Appeal of Case Involving Facial Recognition Technology

March 12, 2018
The court battle, regarded by researchers as the first of its kind in the country to consider how the surveillance tool can be used in a criminal case, is being waged over a statewide biometric database of faces run out of the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office — one that extends to anyone with a Florida driver’s license despite their criminal histories, or lack thereof.

Baltimore to Use Fingerprint Scanners to Track Officer Work Hours

February 1, 2018
The move comes as the department struggles to control ongoing overtime spending of nearly a million dollars a week, and amid the ongoing federal trial of two Gun Trace Task Force officers whose colleagues have admitted to rampant overtime fraud by the unit.

Integrated Biometrics Announces Five-0 Pocket-sized 10-Print Fingerprint Scanner

May 25, 2017
Integrated Biometrics has announced the Five-0 scanner for mobile fingerprint enrollment and verification. Five-0 is the first FBI-Certified, AFIS compatible 10-finger scanner that fits easily in a pocket and can run for hours using power provided by a smartphone, according to the company.

FAP60 Thin Film Transistor (TFT) Sensor

October 24, 2016
Crossmatch's innovative new fingerprint technology is designed to give law enforcement agencies a truly mobile ten-print fingerprint sensor.

3M Releases New LiveScan 5.0 Software

August 11, 2016
The updated LiveScan 5.0 facilitates the capture, storage, and dispersal of criminal demographic and biometric information, including fingerprints, palm prints, iris, facial, and SMT images.

Intellicheck Mobilisa Awarded U.S. Patent

July 6, 2016
Intellicheck Mobilisa has been awarded a U.S. Patent governing the two-factor fingerprint biometric identity process that authenticates an identity card with embedded fingerprint biometric information and the live biometric information of a person presenting the card.

LEID Products Granted Patent for Biometrics Management System

June 20, 2016
LEID's BACS Asset Management System eliminates potential liability while reducing the negative cost repercussions of human error in asset management. Its technology powers security, control, safety, accountability, and reliability in reporting.

About Face: Facial Recognition

January 30, 2015

Imagine you are working a rape case and you're trying to identify the perpetrator. He posted a video of the crime and a profile picture of himself on online. You can use the image to search for the individual via Vigilant Solutions' FaceSearch facial recognition software.

Mobile Print ID

January 30, 2015

Though mobile fingerprint technology has been in use in law enforcement for nearly a decade, continued enhancements are making the technology viable for agencies of all sizes.

FBI's New Biometric Database Fully Operational

September 18, 2014
The FBI announced this week the achievement of full operational capability of the Next Generation Identification (NGI) System. It was developed to replace IAFIS and add new capabilities, including facial recognition.

Cyber Security: Locking Down the Databases

August 8, 2014

Computer security is one of the primary concerns for many of the nation's companies and government agencies. Billions of dollars is spent each year on preventing external threats from entering protected networks. But the sad truth is that most computer network breaches are caused by sloppy internal security policies and procedures.

San Diego Area Officers Using Facial Scans in the Field

November 11, 2013
Twenty-five local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies – including U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Border Patrol, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, and San Diego State University – participate in the system.

Livescan Solutions

October 8, 2013
With biometric technology rapidly evolving, MorphoTrak can help you future-proof your livescan investment. We're delivering new capabilities with the latest algorithms that ensure optimum performance with the top AFIS systems. IACP Booth #2655

NeoFace Facial Recognition Technology

August 20, 2013
The NEC NeoFace Product Suite uses advanced facial processing and matching algorithms to produce highly compressed images. NeoFace Smart ID is a smart phone and tablet-based solution that enables collection and identification of various source data.

Durabook SA14 Rugged Notebook

August 20, 2013
GammaTech's latest rugged notebook, the Durabook SA14, contains a range of wireless connectivity for use away from an office, with a battery life of up to 11 hours.

Morpho To Provide Biometric Technology To INTERPOL

July 12, 2013
Under a new partnership agreement, Morpho (Safran) will provide INTERPOL with a range of innovative biometric solutions and other technical support to enhance global security, INTERPOL announced.
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