Grant funds digital fingerprint technology

first_imgLatest Stories Email the author Skip Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson You Might Like Two men charged with theft The Pike County Sheriff’s Department has arrested two men in connection with an April 20 theft on County Road 7707… read more Sponsored Content Rather than submitting inked fingerprint cards manually, submitting the information digitally allows officers to immediately submit and obtain fingerprint information from local state and federal databases. The system saves time by getting up-to-date information available within minutes rather than days.“This digital fingerprinting system not only saves time, it also saves manpower,” Thomas said. “When you consider that we have about 900 people come through the jail every year and that fingerprints had to be taken manually, that’s a lot of man hours that we will save with this digital system.”Thomas said it will soon be mandated that all 67 counties in the state have the digital fingerprinting systems. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Book Nook to reopen Published 9:35 pm Monday, May 2, 2011 Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded a $20,216 grant to the Pike County Sheriff’s Department to enable the department to track criminals more effectively.Bentley notified Pike County Commission Chairman Homer Wright that the grant has been approved.Pike County Sheriff Russell Thomas said the grant will fund the purchase of a digital fingerprinting system. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… “We are very appreciative to Gov. Bentley for the grant,” Thomas said. “If we had not received these funds, the money for this digital fingerprinting system would have come out of the county’s general fund. This grant saved the taxpayers of Pike County $20,216.”The Pike County Sheriff’s Department received a similar grant in 2010 and Thomas said the grant funds were put to good use. “The 2010 grant was for $25,000 and it was used to purchase state-of-the-art, in-car camera systems for the patrol cars.”The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is administering the grant from funds made available by the U.S. Department of Justice. Print Article By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Grant funds digital fingerprint technology Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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