|Mike King of American Border
Patrol deploys first of new sensors near the Mexican border.
(Friday, March 28, 2003)
Arizona -- (ABP) 3/30/03 -- A new ground sensor design that
will detect illegal border crossers is being deployed by American
Border Patrol (ABP) along the Mexican border in southeastern
Arizona. The new sensors, developed by Border Technology, Inc.
of Hereford, Arizona, will allow ABP to direct its BorderCam
with greater reliability. "These new sensors use the latest
in computer technology," said Glenn Spencer of ABP. According
to Spencer details of the sensor design and the location of the
placement of the sensors will not be released to the public for
"These sensors will be of real value in
our nighttime operations," Spencer added.