TITLE

NIJ Investing In New Camera, Robotic Technologies To Defeat IEDs

AUTHOR(S)
Fein, Geoff
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Defense Daily;12/8/2009, Vol. 244 Issue 45, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. National Institute of Justice (NIJ), the research arm of the U.S. Department of Justice, will fund research into advanced camera systems, tools for robots, and standards for protective clothing. According to Kristina Rose, acting director of the NIJ, the NIJ wants to address the needs of criminal justice agencies and other law enforcement agencies including bomb squads which combat the domestic improvised explosive devices (IED) threat.
ACCESSION #
47381214

 

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