Monthly Archives: July 2011

Jakarta ID card program launch countdown

The long awaited project switched to fast lane this week. Desktop computers, finger print scanners and cameras are being to delivered to the city’s 267 offices while network connectivity setup is getting to the final testing stage. Process of issuing … Continue reading

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CT: TSA ID badge misuse

Donald Eichler, 63 years old Transportation Security Administration worker was arrested yesterday morning near South Windsor. The charge is driving a vehicle to harass or intimidate. According to the police report Eichler was following another vehicle blowing the born and … Continue reading

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Ontario: new ID card

After long wait Ontario residents are now able to get non driver’s license ID card. The need for such government issued document has been growing since 9/11. In terrosim threat world more and more doors are getting closed to those … Continue reading

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Oakland, CA: Municipal ID card still in the pipe

Over 3 years ago a discussion begun in Oakland, CA on municipal ID card project. The idea was to solve identification problems for illegal immigrants, trangender and poor residents of the city. The card was suppose to double as debit … Continue reading

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Clinton, IA: ID badge required for door to door sellers

According to Clinton Herald city council has decided that door to door sellers will have to wear ID badges when visiting the town of Clinton. The new rule is expected to improve security of this sale practice. Applicants for the … Continue reading

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Bangalore, India: fake UID ID cards detected

Police has recently arrested 5 individuals who are accused of producing fake UID ID cards, 3 more men associated with the scheme are still missing. Local authorities started investigating the case after number of UID ID cards were broought by … Continue reading

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Fort Zumwalt, MO ID badges remain mandatory for students

Fort Zumwalt school district students will continue to wear ID badges at school when they come back after the summer break. The Board of Education Monday voted 6:1 to maintain the controversial rule however the penalties for not wearing the … Continue reading

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Philippines: new ID card for Social Security System

Social Security System that manages pension funds for private sector employees will be issuing a new ID card for its members. The new ID card presented on media conference in Manila on July 18th is equipped with a magnetic stripe … Continue reading

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US Green Card wins International Innovation Award

HID Global has announced that United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Permanent Resident Card won ACT Canada “International Innovation Award” in Identity Management category. USCIS green card is an ID card issued for US permanent residents. LaserCard, HID Global card … Continue reading

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AZ: mexican worked with expired ID card stopped at nuclear plant

Last Wednesday Sheriff arrested a contractor worker Cruz Loya Alvares; reason for the arrest was suspicion of criminal trespassing on a nuclear power station. The contractor tried to enter the facility a day before but was refused due to expired … Continue reading

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