Why SCAN Cell

This is a great example of the reason why SCAN Cell was created: to detect malicious people in crowds. This article on the attack in Amsterdam explains how a member of public transport police located the threat using behavioral analysis. Because of his vigilance of these indicators, they were able to intervene in 9 seconds! : «The Amsterdam police chief told Dutch TV that Jawed S had got off a train shortly before midday on Friday and a few minutes afterward his "abnormal behavior" had come to the notice of a member of a team of public transport police trained to spot pickpockets as well as potential terrorists.»

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