Law Enforcement

This section provides readers with all the news, press releases and reports in the Law Enforcement sector…

Latest Headlines

Malaysian Police integrate face recognition in body-worn cameras 17 April 2018

The Auxiliary Force Sdn Bhd (AFSB) has become the first security force in the country to integrate body-worn cameras with facial recognition technology.


FIDO Alliance and W3C claim standards milestone 11 April 2018

FIDO Alliance and the World Wide Web Consortium announce progress in bringing simpler yet stronger web authentication to users around the world. 


AFIS identifies child abuse suspect 03 April 2018

The Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Lab in Austin has identified a child abuse suspect from a fingerprint taken from just a photograph of his fingers.


Crossmatch receives FBI certifications for mobile NOMAD 27 March 2018

Biometric identity management and secure authentication solutions firm Crossmatch has announced its mobile NOMAD 60 Wireless Reader received the FBI Appendix F and Mobile Identification FAP 60 certifications.

Features

EAB Contribution to Horizon 2020 consultations

An outline of some key research priorities and objectives are presented as input to the preliminary consultations surrounding the theme of Trustworthy ICT within the Horizon 2020 programme.


Intelligence and Efficiency through On-Demand Media Analysis using Face Recognition

The accuracy of face recognition has increased dramatically over the past 10 years. This, coupled with the massive increase in the creation of digital media and the availability of cheap computing, now provides authorities with the ability to bulk ingest and process media in an automated fashion. Carl Gohringer, one of Planet Biometrics' Expert Panel members reports.


Law Enforcement Applications of Forensic Face Recognition

This white paper looks at  recent experiences of deploying face forensic solutions at several large law enforcement jurisdictions.


Interview - Fernando Podio

Interview with Fernando Podio – Chair of ISO/IEC JTC 1 SC 37 – Subcommittee on Biometrics. Learn about SC37 standards, what has been achieved and what is still to be done.


The exchange of biometric data among government entities: The ANSI/NIST-ITL standard

This article is written by Brad Wing, Biometrics Standards Coordinator at NIST, and editor of the ANSI/NIST-ITL standard. The article reviews the history of the standard and gives examples of where it is in use today. This year, the standard will be expanded to meet the increased needs of Governments around the world for the exchange of biometrics and related information.


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