The Design Process of Physical Security as Applied to a U.S. Border Point of Entry

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This paper describes the design process of physical security as applied to a U.S. Border Port of Entry (PoE). Included in this paper are descriptions of the elements that compose U.S. border security. The physical security design will describe the various elements that make up the process as well as the considerations that must be taken into account when dealing with system integration of those elements. The distinctions between preventing unlawful entry and exit of illegal contraband will be emphasized.

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Wagner, G.G. October 26, 1998.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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This paper describes the design process of physical security as applied to a U.S. Border Port of Entry (PoE). Included in this paper are descriptions of the elements that compose U.S. border security. The physical security design will describe the various elements that make up the process as well as the considerations that must be taken into account when dealing with system integration of those elements. The distinctions between preventing unlawful entry and exit of illegal contraband will be emphasized.

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  • Enabling Technologies for Law Enforcement and Security; Boston, MA; 11/03-05/1998

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  • Other: DE00001543
  • Report No.: SAND98-2388C
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1543
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc619841

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Wagner, G.G. The Design Process of Physical Security as Applied to a U.S. Border Point of Entry, article, October 26, 1998; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc619841/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.