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NYPD Commissioner says department will begin testing a new high-tech device that scans for concealed weapons

NYPD Commissioner says department will begin testing a new high-tech device that scans for concealed weapons

The device, which tests for terahertz radiation, is small enough to be placed in a police vehicle or stationed at a street corner where gunplay is common

BY ROCCO PARASCANDOLA / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
PUBLISHED: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2013, 10:27 AM
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2013, 10:27 AM

The NYPD will soon deploy new technology allowing police to detect guns carried by criminals without using the typical pat-down procedure, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Wednesday.

The department just received a machine that reads terahertz — the natural energy emitted by people and inanimate objects — and allows police to view concealed weapons from a distance.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nypd-readies-scan-and-fr...




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This

CANNOT be legally used in public. They cannot search us without cause. This shit has to stop, I've had it at this point!

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Question

Does that machine produce a radiation, like a x-ray, or does it detect an existing emission like a metal detector? I wonder how the police officers will like having one of these in their patrol car? After all, they were told how safe the radar guns were, only to find out later they were causing testicular cancer.

I can see this device

As potentially having technical holes.

On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be occupied by a downright fool and complete narcissistic moron.