Repository For Individuals of Special Concern

Repository For Individuals of Special Concern

September 16, 2013

The Repository for Individuals of Special Concern (RISC), a national-level mobile fingerprint identification capability, makes possible time-critical searches to assist with the identification of wanted persons, known or appropriately suspected terrorists, sex offenders, and persons of special interest.

The Repository for Individuals of Special Concern (RISC), a national-level mobile fingerprint identification capability, makes possible time-critical searches to assist with the identification of wanted persons, known or appropriately suspected terrorists, sex offenders, and persons of special interest.Since deployment of RISC, more than 530 agencies representing 14 states, have begun participation in the national service, and 7 additional states/agencies are in the process of implementing RISC.

More than 900 transactions are processed daily, with a response time of less than 7 seconds, and an average weekly hit rate of 6-10%.