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ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 12, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The upgrading of the FBI computer system allowing police to pull up mug shots in their patrol cars introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) The crime computer systems allowing tracking of criminals reviewed; details given of cases such as that involving serial killer Rafael Resendez-Ramirez in which wanted men were released. [INS executive associate commissioner Michael PEARSON - admits Resendez- Ramirez's name was not in the system.] [Representatives Elton GALLEGLY, Lamar SMITH - criticize the US Immigration and Naturalization Services computer system.] The US Immigration and Naturalization Services admission that its new, high-tech system will not connect with the FBI data base explained.

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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