Current Border Surveillance System Shows Little Success, DHS IG Says

Biesecker, Calvin
December 2005
Defense Daily;12/19/2005, Vol. 228 Issue 48, p4
Market Research Report
The article focuses on the little success achieved by Integrated Surveillance Intelligence System installed at the southern and northern borders of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Inspector General Richard Skinner claimed that the system of sensors and cameras to help catch illegal immigrants and drug smugglers as they cross into the U.S. has resulted in few apprehensions and a large number of false alarms that use up time of government agents.


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