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Re: Florida Drivers Permits and a Hello
And somebody, Science Applications International Corp. I think, is
designing an in-car fingerprint reader / database query-er for cops. So
they can check your bona fides on the road sides.
On Tue, 29 Aug 1995, Dave wrote:
> >What possible value could the LEAs get by having your thumbprint digitally
> >encoded on your driver's license? It's not like the average cop-on-the-beat
> >is qualified to lift a fingerprint and compare it. Even if he was, how
> >does it benefit that the fingerprint is on the license?
> >This seems silly.
> There are device that will electronicly read fingerprints available now. So
> with such a device, the LEO would know instantly if you were who you said
> that you were.