CBP Testing Iris Imaging Technology At Calif. Crossing

Law360, New York (December 10, 2015, 7:49 PM ET) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Thursday that it’s starting to test new technology at a California border crossing, which will have some non-U.S. citizens using kiosks with cameras that can take facial photos and capture iris images.

The CBP said new kiosks are being temporarily installed at the Otay Mesa border crossing in San Diego, which will be equipped with a camera for taking face photos and iris images of some non-U.S. citizens entering the country. This phase of the testing project is starting Thursday,…

Source: Law360