How are Biometric Technologies Securing the US/Canadian Border?



Marissa Alvord
05/03/2012

There have been rapid advances in biometric technologies in recent years, but how exactly are these technologies helping to ensure the security of the Northern US border? Gary Wheeler, Chief, Global Initiatives Unit, Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), Criminal Justice Information Services Division (CJIS) discusses the current biometric technologies being used along the border, some of the challenges involved in collaboration with other agencies and surveys the future landscape of biometri...
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