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Making Faces with Your Favorite Pumpkin!

Making Faces with Your Favorite Pumpkin! As we dive deeper into Fall, I thought this month it would be fun to celebrate Halloween by exploring the origin of Jack O’Lanterns. As a young boy, I remember the annual October trip to the grocery store to select the perfect pumpkin. Right before...

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Drawing a Line Against Crime

Hello Fall is almost here. With shorter days and cooler weather approaching, it’s the perfect time to dust off your reading list. For those interested in forensic art, or true crime in general; I thought I would treat you to an excerpt from my book: SketchCop – Drawing A Line Against...

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Flesh and Bone

For the last year we’ve talked about composite sketches and their value to criminal investigations. That makes sense because it’s the most utilized sub-discipline of forensic art. But there is another sub-discipline that’s also important in law enforcement’s search for suspects. Law...

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SketchCop® EDU is here!

Hi {{user.name}}, SketchCop® EDU is here! After months of preparation, we have rebranded and released SketchCop® Facial Composite System Software EDU. SketchCop® Facial Composite System Software EDU is the classroom version of our popular facial composite software used by law enforcement to...

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​Putting the Heat on Cold Cases

Putting the Heat on Cold Cases Cold case investigations are the most challenging of all cases facing criminal investigators. These cases often have little to no evidence or viable suspects. Many of them have been dispatched to storage rooms where they’ve sat for decades collecting dust. During...

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​Police Sketch vs. Positive ID Evidence. How About Both?

Police Sketch vs. Positive ID Evidence. How About Both? Over the last 3-5 years, videos and DNA have greatly impacted forensic artists. In my opinion, it’s because investigators have less confidence in eyewitness identification as they become more reliant on positive ID evidence. It also...

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Register for Hands-On Training Workshop May 2019

Did you know we have scheduled our first, hands-on workshop for the weekend of May 18-19, 2019? If you haven’t heard about it; follow the link below to learn more about the event and register online at...

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Let's Get to Training--Upcoming Workshop Announcement

Upcoming Workshop Announcement Over the last year our newsletters have covered my thoughts about forensic facial imaging and its importance to law enforcement as an investigative/forensic tool. Now, it’s time to stop talking and time to start sketching! Because you have waited so patiently,...

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Happy 2019! We Have Exciting News!

Hello Everyone!, I hope you all enjoyed a peaceful holiday season. With the new year in full-swing, it’s time to get back to work. Here at SketchCop® Solutions we’re busy building upon what we started in 2018 with the launch of the SketchCop® Academy. The idea to launch the academy was...

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Happy Holidays from SketchCop® Academy Online

Happy Holidays from SketchCop® Academy Online Happy Holidays and Happy New Year everyone! With the holidays quickly closing in, we’ll keep this month’s newsletter short and sweet. So, in the spirit of the holiday time crunch, let’s do a quick year-end review. SketchCop® Online Academy started...

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