State Police Now Fingerprinting Every TexanSubmitted by emalvini on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 12:45
State Police Now Fingerprinting Every Texan
By Jon Cassidy | Watchdog.org
July 15, 2014
HOUSTON – The Texas Department of Public Safety has quietly embarked on a project to take the fingerprints of every Texan old enough to drive over the next 12 years, and add them to a statewide criminal history database.
Not only has the department made that momentous decision on its own, it doesn’t even have clear legal authority to do so.