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Body scanners at London station can see if people are carrying knives

8 monthes ago   |   By Metro

The new scanners can spot weapons, including guns, knives and explosive devices, under clothing
Groundbreaking technology that can detect when people are carrying hidden weapons is being trialled in London in a bid to tackle knife crime.
The new body scanners can spot weapons, including guns, knives and explosive devices, concealed under clothing at distances of up to 30ft by looking for objects that block a person's body heat.
Kit Malthouse, minister for crime and policing, said the equipment would have a big impact on public safety and offer a lesson to people who thought they could...
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Weapon detector tech trial under way in bid to tackle knife crime

Weapon detector tech trial under way in bid to tackle knife crime

8 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Technology which can detect if people are carrying hidden weapons will be used by police for the first time in a London railway station in a bid to tackle knife crime.
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Technology to spot hidden weapons goes on trial in London in bid to tackle knife crime

Technology to spot hidden weapons goes on trial in London in bid to tackle knife crime

8 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

The technology has been developed to spot weapons like guns, knives and explosive devices concealed under clothing at distances of up to 30ft by looking for objects that block a person's body heat
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