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Location-Based Routing: Improving Delivery of...

Apple devices contain a variety of location sensors. When a user initiates an emergency call, supported Apple devices can “fuse” information from various sensors, such as Global Navigation Satellite Systems…

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A Roadmap for Re-imagining Public Safety in the...

Police violence has a long history in the United States and remains a prevasive problem to this day. As recent research by the Human Rights Watch has shown, it is…

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The COVID Crisis: Implications for United...

The United States’ (US) engagement of public health resources to meet the current SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) crisis has revealed vulnerabilities in testing and treatment components of biosecurity. Facing a severe shortage…

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Successful Collaborations Between Local Government...

The state and local public health workforce plays a vital role in protecting and promoting the health of the people they serve, from providing life-saving vaccines and testing drinking water…

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Influencing Public Behavior: Takeaways From Public...

Communication is at the center of being human, how we interact with one another, and how we understand the world around us. Consequently, communication is recognized as a central social…

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Recent Decision to Compress Census Timeframes...

This correspondence is the fourth in a series of updates reporting on the Census Bureau’s (Bureau) 2020 Census activities and operations. This update includes information from GAO’s ongoing work on…

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COVID-19 and Scenario Planning

On March 22, 2020, the International Olympic Committee announced that it was going to take a month to study the scenarios regarding the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games…

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Protecting Against Rogue Drones

As of March 2020, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) had registered more than 1.5 million unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), often referred to as drones. More than 70% are operated by…

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Scaling Solutions II: A Look at Best Practices in...

Published in 2016, Scaling Solutions provided a set of lessons learned from various philanthropies funded by the Sustainable Communities Initiative. It was designed to act as a guide for public,…

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Libraries’ Guide to the 2020 Census

The census, conducted once every 10 years, is the constitutionally-required count of every person living in the United States. It’s a huge and complex endeavor, one with an enormous impact…

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Thales Cogent Applicant Processing

Thales offers federal, state and local government agencies a secure and compliant way to exchange criminal history record information for employment and licensing purposes. As an FBI-approved channeler and a…

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Thales Cogent Automated Biometric Identification...

CABIS 7 supports multimodal matching of fingerprint, palm print, latent, facial, and iris data. Built on our signature ABIS solution, it offers a redesigned back-end system, enhanced features, plus improved…

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Driving Innovation through Mobility

Consumer connectivity and reliance on mobile devices is increasing every day. The expectation of the consumer market, especially the younger generation, is shifting from digital connectivity and mobile functionality being…

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10 Physical Security Trends from the Past Decade

This infographic showcases 10 physical security trends from the past decade. To stay up-to-date on trends, visit our blog.

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Biometric Border Management

Improving security, efficiency and travel experiences as travel is set to double by 2034.

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