NYPD Radiation Scanners Also Detect Concealed Weapons

NYPD Radiation Scanners Also Detect Concealed Weapons
technology

High-tech device sees through clothes to highlight guns.

Yi Chen
  • 28 january 2013


To tackle the problem of illegal handguns, the NYPD has began testing new technology that uses radiation to reveal a concealed weapon from a few meters away. The scanner can detect gun carried by criminals without having to use the pat-down procedure.

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