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IPFS News Link • Criminal Justice System

Iris scans may prevent mistaken release of inmates

• AP
The U.S. Justice Department has given a $500,000 grant to the National Sheriff's Association, which is doling out the money through $10,000 grants to about 45 agencies across the country that will create a national database that better identifies, registers and tracks inmates, said Fred Wilson, who is leading the association's effort.