NYPD Begins Using Iris Scans On Suspects CBS New York – News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and the Best of NYThe NYPD says the images will be used to help avoid cases of mistaken identity. The process takes about five seconds. Every suspect will be scanned again using a handheld device shortly before they are arraigned to make sure the irises match.
Police say the software, handheld device and cameras cost about $23,800 each, and 21 systems will be used around the city.
The march of Big Brother continues. Lets give more power to thugs who are just as corrupt if not more with the LAPD and Chicago PD. Thanks Feudal Lord Bloomberg!