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AFIS

n
(Law) Automated Fingerprint Identification System: a computer system that scans fingerprints from crime scenes and compares them with millions of others around the world
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Application includes face, hand geometry, voice, signature, iris, AFIS and non-AFIS.
AFIS is ideal for use in forward operational areas or in emergency situations where it is necessary to provide Armed Forces with timely aeronautical communications.
Until the end of 2010, the Polish National Police (Komenda Glowna Policji) will be provided with Suprema RealScan-F palm-print live scanners for its nationwide criminal AFIS operation.
The proper use of the AFIS system is to be done by experts that should accurately fulfill mental and physical conditions.
Maani stated that, since being assigned as AFIS coordinator, GAM has provided the resources and support necessary for AFIS to achieve its goals.
AFIS Chairman Chris Christodoulou said that he hoped that "the finances of the scheme will soon allow for advertising to raise the public's environmental awareness".
While most other country's AFIS only focus on criminals' fingerprint indexing, KNPA's extensive AFIS database is made of ten-fingerprints from the country's entire population of over 40 million citizens, makeing up over 400 million fingerprint images.
15) AFIS, live-scan, and card-scan technologies are expensive, and it will take some time for all agencies to get them up and running.
to access a vast array of criminal identities in multiple AFIS systems, including the national FBI RISC database containing high priority criminals, explains Daniel Vassy, President and CEO of MorphoTrak.
civil AFIS market, and is evidence that we are successfully executing our strategy to expand beyond the core law enforcement market segment," said Ming Hsieh, President and CEO of Cogent Systems.
James Lee, the CEO of Suprema, said "Unlike civilAFIS, national police's AFIS requires high-performance matching technology for its larger database.