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News and Events

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May 9, 2024

Fentanyl scanners that were sitting idle for lack of federal funds can now be installed at the border to catch smugglers

Viken is highlighted in this continuing news story about X-ray vehicle scanners purchased for the southern U.S. border that remain in warehouses due to a lack of funds to install them. The article takes an in-depth look at the reasons contributing to this problem as well as renewed interest in putting these systems into place to detect fentanyl and other hidden threats. Read More

April 15, 2024

Spotlight: Viken Detection focused on detecting public threats with breakthrough technologies

The editorial team at Corrections1 explores how Viken’s security and detection solutions help LEOs safeguard against drug trafficking, terrorism, hazardous environmental threats, and more. Read More

April 1, 2024

Burlington PD receives equipment donation from Viken Detection

The Lowell Sun covers Viken Detection’s donation of a Nighthawk handheld X-ray imager to the Burlington Police Department via it’s VALOR program. Read More

March 6, 2024

Viken Detection: Detection technology that preys on threats

Viken’s President & CEO, Jim Ryan, recently sat down with Burlington Cable Access Television to provide an update on new, innovative technologies the company is working for use by public safety agencies domestically and abroad. Read More

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