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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
The new deal will provide Jets fans with the opportunity to register for expedited security screening for travelers (TSA Pre✓ ®) at MetLife Stadium on game days.

Jets Appoint IDEMIA as ‘Biometrics Partner’ (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Jets are First Professional Sports Partnership for the Identity-Related Services Brand The New York Jets have announced today a new multi-year partnership with IdentoGO by IDEMIA, the country’s preeminent identity-related service provider...
CBP has been working closely with airline and airport stakeholders to test biometric exit technology and as a result has developed a viable exit solution based on facial recognition

CBP Deploys Facial Recognition at 1 TSA Checkpoint at JFK (See in Action)

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 one Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoint at...
The CUBIC fastrack gateless gateline system will use facial recognition and bluetooth smartphone connections to validate passengers. (Image courtesy of designboom)

CUBIC Testing Face Recognition for Subway (Learn More, Video)

San Diego-based technology and transportation company Cubic Transportation Systems has began trialling a face recognition based payment system. CUBIC is testing a “fastrack gateless gateline” concept that would allow commuters to skip lengthy lines at the...