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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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Cogent's AFIS solutions enable customers to capture fingerprint images electronically, encode fingerprints into searchable files and accurately compare a set of fingerprints to a database containing potentially millions of fingerprints in seconds.
The Huntsville Police Department joins the Mobile (AL) Police Department as the second Full Use Access Agencies (FUAA) AFIS in the State of Alabama with automated connectivity to the NEC AFIS located at the Alabama Bureau of Investigation (ABI) in Montgomery.
Cogent's AFIS solutions enable customers to capture fingerprint and palm print images electronically, encode prints into searchable files, and accurately compare a set of fingerprints/palm prints to a database containing potentially millions of prints in seconds.
We are pleased to have received this new AFIS contract award in Maryland," commented Ming Hsieh, President and CEO of Cogent Systems.
In Contra Costa County, Cogent's 1000 ppi livescans with mugshot capability, which replace legacy livescan and mugshot systems, will enable agencies to capture both tenprint and palmprint images to electronically submit subject records to local AFIS, California Department of Justice and FBI's Integrated AFIS (IAFIS).
The SIS II AFIS allows all Member States to leverage on a centralized policing-oriented database.
Users of the AFIS system are the State Investigation and Protection Agency, the BiH Border Police, the Agency for Forensic Testing and Expertise, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Republika Srpska, the FBiH Interior Ministry, the BrAko District Police and the ten cantonal interior ministries whose representatives today in Sarajevo signed a memorandum which establishes future cooperation.
AFIS can provide information to pilots about other known traffic that is landing, taking off, or flying in the vicinity of the airfield, as well as relevant meteorological information and status of the runway.
The use of automated fingerprint identification sysetms by the government sectors, such as the law enforcement agencies, would be a major driver for the growth of the AFIS market worldwide.
And this is where the USTER(r) AFIS PRO 2 comes into its own, providing accurate information on total nep count and size, fiber nep count and size, seedcoat nep count and size, and maturity.
a global leader in biometrics and ID solutions, announced today that the company's RealScan-F palm-print live scanner has been selected for the AFIS systems of the Polish National Police and Lithuania's Citizenship & Migration Affairs.
The AFIS system was firstly introduced to the PCP by a project implemented by the German Federal Office for Criminal Investigation (BKA) and coordinated through EUPOL COPPS in 2009.