Date of publication: Sat, 01/08/2009
Preventive policing is any action carried out by the police with the intention of identifying and preventing a specific crime or a type of crime. Preventive policing can include a ''special investigation techniques'', including secret surveillance. These carry obvious moral risk.
Date of publication: Mon, 01/10/2007
Opportunities Exist to Enhance Management Oversight, Reduce Vulnerabilities in Agency Screening Processes, and Expand Use of the List
Date of publication: Thu, 01/01/2009
The purpose of this article is to identify the financial costs relative to the benefits of the “no-fly” list. Numerous scholars, security experts, lawyers, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), journalists, and bloggers have commented on the well-known flaws in the current terrorist watch list system. Lawyers have pointed out the many civil liberty issues associated with the list and its hindrance of due process.
The Homeland Security Department would be able to decide what kind of biometric identification technology it would incorporate into a new entry/exit system under legislation backed by bipartisan leaders of the House Homeland Security Committee.
Frontex is organizing in November/December 2013 a theme-centric Technology Showroom for border-security technology providers and innovators (Small and Medium Enterprises are especially encouraged).