'Fast ID' system would mean quicker bookings; Wisconsin police adopt biometrics system
By Heather Asiyanbi
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Mount Pleasant, Wisc. — Criminals who think that they can slip through the cracks of law enforcement by giving false names and addresses when they''re arrested will have to think again.
Thanks to a $2,000 grant awarded by the state Department of Justice to the Mount Pleasant Police Department, a new "Fast ID" automated fingerprint identification system device has become part of the regular booking process, according to Lt. Tom Petersen.
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