We'll Call You

March 1974
New Republic;3/16/74, Vol. 170 Issue 11, p10
Focuses on a piece written by columnist Lowell Ponte about the computer network of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Function of the computer system; Limitation of the open-door policy to FBI fingerprint files; Computerized Criminal History of the FBI; Political subversives collected by the Army in the 1960s; Possibility of opening the criminal record history for review.


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