Category Archives: id card news in the US

online ID enrollment for federal contractors

HID Global has recently announced a new online service where federal contractors can apply for employee credentials which comply with Personal Identity Verification – Interoperable (PIV-I). PIV is a Homeland Security Presidential Directive-12 requirement. HSPD-12 is a result of 9/11 … Continue reading

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free Child ID at Palisades Mall on Saturday

The Masons of Athelstane Lodge No. 839 F. & A.M., Pearl River and the Masons of the Lower Hudson Valley Region are sponsoring a free child ID event this Saturday in Palisades Mall upstate New York. From 10AM to 5PM … Continue reading

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IL: no photo on Amish ID cards?

Illinois governor has recently signed a bill that allows state governor to exempt certain groups of people from having photograph on driver’s license or identification card due to religious beliefs. The bill number 1484 raised Secretary of State Jesse White … Continue reading

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Authorities reveal fake ID cards James ‘Whitey’ Bulger used while on the run

Justice Department has revealed 5 identification cards used by Bulger while he was hiding away for 16 years before his arrest in June 2011. The documents shown in Boston court yesterday include Social Sercurity Card, non-government New York card, medical … Continue reading

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FBI launches child ID card app for iPhone

Federal Buereu of Investigation has recently launched an application for iPhone which may help finding a missing child. It’s a fairly simple app that stores child photo and basic data such height, weight and any relevant details which can be … Continue reading

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ID badges even for Parish staff?

Well, yes, according to Widdrington Station and Stobswood Parish Council (United Kingdom). The idea was raised after parish chairmen visit to a lady who asked for some sort of identification which parish staff members were unable to provide. At the … 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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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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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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