NYPD Testing Body Scanners – Officer.com

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NYPD Testing Body Scanners – Officer.com.

BY JAMIE SCHRAM and BILL SANDERSON
Source: Courtesy of The New York Post
Created: January 20, 2012

New York Police Department

Officers, without stepping out of their vehicles, may soon be able to detect if someone is packing heat — using technology that could greatly reduce the number of stop-and-frisk searches.

The war on illegal guns is going high-tech.

NYPD cops, without stepping out of their vehicles, may soon be able to detect if someone is packing heat — using technology that could greatly reduce the number of stop-and-frisk searches.

The Defense Department is helping the NYPD develop the technology, which detects and distinguishes heat and other radiation emanating from people and objects they are carrying — including guns and explosives, said NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly.

The technology has proven effective from 15 feet away, although police hope to expand its range to 75 feet.

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