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Once consumers realize the optimal security capabilities of multimodal biometric solutions compared to alternatives, attitudes toward biometrics will significantly improve, and widespread adoption will follow, paving the way for safer and more secure travel and passage for US citizens, according to Mark Clifton, CEO of Princeton Identity

A Future with Biometrics for Travel (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Guest Editorial By Mark Clifton, CEO of Princeton Identity Biometrics has proven to be an effective method for access control and identity management. While government entities usually trail behind when it comes to adopting...
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Use Turnstiles to Reduce Active Shooter Risks (Learn More, Videos)

Guest Editorial by Mike McGovern, Regional Sales Manager, Automatic Systems Active Shooter Incident Planning and Risk Abatement are among the most discussed topics lately in the news and in our security professional circles – largely...
The robots serve as force multipliers and remove security personnel from potentially dangerous situations, reducing liability. The combination of human personnel with robotic technologies creates a strong value proposition that results in new levels of security and streamlined operations.

RAD Deploys First Security Guard Robot (Learn More, See in Action)

Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), a Proud Sponsor of the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has deployed its first security guard robot at the headquarters of Romeo Power Technology in Vernon,...
More than 50 concrete barriers will be built along the lower Manhattan bike path to add an additional layer of protection after Tuesday’s attack, which killed eight and injured over a dozen.

Concrete Barriers Installed at Bike Paths after Terror Attack (Multi-Video)

By Metro US Two days after Sayfullo Saipov drove a rented truck down the Hudson River Park Bikeway and killed eight people and wounded 12 others, the state and local Departments of Transportation began...
Accurint® for Law Enforcement is a cutting-edge investigative technology that can expedite the identification of people and their assets, addresses, relatives and business associates by providing instant access to a comprehensive database of public records that would ordinarily take days to collect.

LexisNexis Accurint Phone Search to Locate Hard-to-Find Persons

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions is making it easier for law enforcement and government agencies to locate hard-to-find individuals using phone numbers by enhancing its LexisNexis Accurint® Real-Time Phones Search technology. The new LexisNexis Accurint...

CBP Nabs Wanted Criminals Arriving in US Aboard Cruise Ships

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Houston/Galveston Seaport arrested 15 wanted persons in separate incidents in the first month of fiscal year 2018. The wanted persons were each...
Meet Pepper A new way to enhance the customer experience and hit your business objectives

Leading Face Recog Added to Pepper, the Humanoid Robot (Multi-Video)

SoftBank Robotics (SBR), the North American arm of SoftBank Robotics Group, is collaborating with Ever AI, the world's most advanced face recognition platform, for integration with its humanoid customer engagement robot, Pepper. Known...
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Exit/Entry Program, a competitor in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is deploying facial recognition biometric technology at Miami International Airport.

CBP Deploys Biometric Exit tech to Miami Int’l Airport (Multi-Video)

By planet biometrics US Customs and Border Protection has announced the deployment of facial recognition biometric exit technology to Miami International Airport (MIA) for a select flight. The deployment builds upon a June...
Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV

Sharp INTELLOS A-UGV Earns Two Industry Awards at ASIS (Multi-Video)

One year after product launch at ASIS International 2016, the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) was awarded two industry honors during ASIS 2017 in Dallas, Texas, last month.  Sharp Electronics Corporation, a proud...
Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest (MAVNI) Pilot Program

DoD Policy Changes to LPR & MAVNI Pilot Program (Learn More, Video)

The Department of Defense (DoD) announced Friday a change to policies regarding initial screening of Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) and qualifying service for the purposes of military naturalization. These changes reflect lessons...