Roving Vans to Deploy Full-body scanner tech on US streets …

Christ, just what the world needs.

The Z Backscatter Vans, or ZBVs, as the company calls them, bounce a narrow stream of x-rays off and through nearby objects, and read which ones come back. Absorbed rays indicate dense material such as steel. Scattered rays indicate less-dense objects that can include explosives, drugs, or human bodies. That capability makes them powerful tools for security, law enforcement, and border control.

Full-Body Scan Technology Deployed In Street-Roving Vans – Forbes

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