The Computer-Assisted Passenger Prescreening System (often abbreviated
CAPPS) is a counter-terrorism system in place in the United States air travel
industry. The United States Transportation Securi...
The Five Problems With CAPPS II: Why the Airline Passenger Profiling ... million
Americans who fly each year to determine their ""risk"" to airline safety. ... Each
passenger's risk score will then be forwarded to security personnel at the airport.
Feb 12, 2004 ... Without such plans, TSA is at an increased risk of CAPPS II not providing .....
enforcement officials will determine whether the individual will be.
Aug 1, 2003 ... This paper will present an overview of the CAPPS II system. We con- sider the ...
will determine the likelihood that a passenger is a known terrorist, or ... tion
security-screening program, including risk assessments of pas-.
Dec 8, 2014 ... flight by flight risk assessment to determine the appropriate level of .... In addition,
these DHS offices will review CAPPS operations on an on- ...
Jan 9, 2015 ... “CAPPS IV”: TSA expands profiling of domestic US airline passengers ... And
what does this mean for the rights of travelers? .... Since that time, CAPPS has not
been used to determine whether additional screening is ... its approach to risk-
based security screening including the use of CAPPS assessments.
Airport security is one of the biggest concerns for travelers these days. ... using
complex computer systems to determine if someone is who they say they are ...
Short for Computer Assisted Passenger Prescreening System, CAPPS II will ...
which will lead to a risk assessment of no risk, unknown risk, elevated risk, or
Aug 28, 2003 ... To determine whether anyone seeking to board an aircraft belongs toa terrorist
organization or otherwise poses a threat, the Transportation Security
Administration is ... As a consequence, even if CAPPS flagged a high-risk
passenger, that ... Nor does CAPPS attempt to compare passenger lists with ...
the Computer Assisted Passenger Pre-Screening II (“CAPPS II”) system will
develop a ... passengers that may pose an increased security risk to the
transportation ..... airlines deployed CAPS to determine which passengers, carry-
on bags, and.
The 30-year-old security system TSA inherited was focused chiefly on efficiency.
... each security ring contributes to our overall aviation security system but we do
not ... transportation assets to determine the viability of the threat and the
likelihood .... CAPPS II is intended to authenticate travelers' identities and perform