Saturday, February 17, 2007

Check Mug Shots

Another Law Enforcement tool - to get the BAD guys behind bars.

Massachusetts motor vehicles department.
they ran a mug shot from the
Web site of
"America's Most Wanted," the Fox Network television show,
against the state's database of nine million digital driver's license photographs.
The computer found a match.

had a Massachusetts driver's license under another name.
Howell was wanted in Massachusetts on rape charges.

six other states have or are working on similar enormous databases of driver's license photographs.