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This is the latest addition to the Global Criminal Justice Links of
Dr. Harald Otto Schweizer

There is a variety of applications for technology in the law enforcement, intelligence, and private security sector.

Technology can improve the ability of government and private sector companies to monitor, track, detect, identify and protect. This site serves to provide you with links to manufacturers and distributors of such technology, information on the type of technology that is available and how it is used, and links to related information.

Did you know that a high tech video surveillance/recognition and technology company is located right here in the VALLEY? Their advanced closed circuit television equipment utilizing the permits the Pelco MATCH Facial Recognition System, allows for REAL TIME comparison of people's faces in view of the camera, with known faces of wanted persons or terrorists.

Check out PELCO in Fresno and read their Press Release:

Technology, among other applications, is also used to enhance the ability of government to produce forgery proof identity cards, to identify individuals based on retinal scans to control access to security areas, and to eavesdrop on telecommunications anywhere in the world.

Read the PROTECTOR:

DIE EUROPÄISCHE FACHZEITSCHRIFT FÜR SICHERHEIT

THE EUROPEAN PERIODICAL FOR SECURITY

Organizations and Associations
International Institute of Security & Safety Management,

Information Technology Association Of America

ARTICLES RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY

Lack of CCTV blunts police effort to tackle petty crimes
Sharpening Up Surveillance
Electronic Eyes Get Smaller
CCTV - the growing International use of Closed Circuit Television
Second City OKs Facial Recognition
Facial Recognition Systems considered for U.S. Airports
Feds OK Cell Phone Tracking
Big Brother is Watching
EU-Kommission will Datenerfassung massiv ausweiten

Also check WIRED, the Technology Magazine for
the latest news on technology.


European and International Data Protection and Privacy Links

The International Association for Identification

Learn about Biometrics