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Live scan fingerprinting refers to both the technique and the technology used by law enforcement agencies and private facilities to capture fingerprints and palm prints electronically, without the need for the more traditional method of ink and paper. [1]

7 relations: Biometrics, California Department of Motor Vehicles, Custody suite, Fingerprint, IDENT1, Law enforcement agency, Palm print.


Biometrics is the technical term for body measurements and calculations.

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California Department of Motor Vehicles

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is the state agency that registers motor vehicles and boats and issues driver's licenses in the U.S. state of California.

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Custody suite

A custody suite is a designated area within a police station in the United Kingdom designed and adapted to process and detain those who have been arrested, or who are there for purposes such as answering bail.

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A fingerprint in its narrow sense is an impression left by the friction ridges of a human finger.

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IDENT1 is the United Kingdom's central national database for holding, searching and comparing biometric information on those who come into contact with the police as detainees after being arrested.

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Law enforcement agency

A law enforcement agency (LEA), in North American English, is a government agency responsible for the enforcement of the laws.

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Palm print

A palm print refers to an image acquired of the palm region of the hand.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_scan

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