NGI (Next Generation Identification)

Next Generation Identification (NGI) is a project of the FBI and gradually replaces the IAFIS in the United States. Through improved software and search algorithms, the new database records both palm prints and data of the iris of the eye for face recognition. This database will support the expanding of capabilities and give an general overview about the criminal history of people gathered in this documentary database. Due to the profound data, more ways to identify a suspect will be realized.