The Touche, Ross staff works in NYSIIS headquarters at The Governor Alfred E. Smith State Office
Building. Leaving for lunch are Thomas H. Sheehan; NYSIIS assistant deputy director of Systems
Operations , Charles E. Robinson; Sanford S. Ackerman; and NYSIIS deputy director Paul T. Veillette.
Touche, Ross, Bailey & Smart has enlisted in the
war on crime. Its objective: to help New York put
the computer "in the pocket of every law enforcement
official" in the state.
Spearheaded by Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller,
the New York State Identification and Intelligence
System (NYSIIS) under the direction of
Dr. Robert R.J. Gallati, is the first system of its
kind in the world. It has been cited as "the largest
study group at any level of government engaged in
the scientific investigation of crime."
NYSIIS is scheduled for launching on a limited