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Everything You Need to Know About Making Faces from a Forensic Facial Imaging Expert

​Is DNA The Key to Future Faces?

Is DNA The Key to Future Faces? Over the last few years DNA has advanced to center stage in the fight against crime. Their position is well-deserved. Scientists have worked hard to make advances in the discipline that can be described as nothing short of astounding! DNA has changed the way...

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What if your suspect wears a mask?

As COVID-19 continues to affect how we move through life, the face mask requirement continues to pose difficult challenges for law enforcement. I know that every time I go to the store and put on a face mask and a pair of sunglasses, a feeling of criminality creeps over me that causes me to...

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[WATCH THIS] July 2020 Newsletter

Hello {{username}}!, this month we decided to do something a bit different in the delivery of our newsletter. Our dear friend and advisor, Terri Armenta – Director of the Forensic Science Academy (https://forensictrainingunlimited.teachable.com/) suggested I try video. So, it’s time to get a...

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Get Ready to Train – COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT

Welcome to summer everyone! Last month on social media; we announced an agreement we recently signed with the Sherlock Institute of Forensic Science in Delhi, India. Our products, services and training are now being offered to law enforcement agencies across India. To launch our training...

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​Police Composite Sketches & COVID-19

Police Composite Sketches & COVID-19 Hello Everyone! With many of us sidelined due to COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus; you can bet that criminals are still finding ways to scam, rob and steal from us. Although crime is reportedly down across the board, violent crime remains...

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Special Discount and SketchCop® Online Academy Update

Hello Everyone, I hope that you and your families are doing well as we work our way through what I hope DOES NOT become our new normal. Hopefully, it won’t be long until we can all return to work and resume our favorite activities. Here at SketchCop® Online Academy, we’ve been using our time to...

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The SketchCop versus the Coronavirus

Hello Everyone, What a crazy month this has been, both here and abroad. I’ve been doing the best I can to not to play into the fear and the hype, but to err on the side of caution, I’m playing it safe and staying close to home. Sometimes it’s necessary to leave the safety and security of your...

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I LOVE Sketching and Catching Crooks. Don’t you? (Psst! You’ll want to open THIS newsletter to receive your special Valentine’s Day offers.)

Hi {{user.name}}, February’s half-done and there’s still love in the air! And let me tell you…there’s nothing I LOVE more than catching crooks! In this month’s newsletter, I thought I would share my method for creating effective facial composites. As a reminder, we are in the last 2 days of a...

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Welcome to 2020!

Welcome to 2020! Welcome to the New Year everyone! I hope you all enjoyed a quiet and peaceful holiday. Now that we’re back, it’s time to get back into the work rhythm. This month I thought I would ease you into 2020 by doing something fun. I want to share an article written about a...

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Happy Holidays from SketchCop® Online Academy

Hello everyone and welcome to December! In two short weeks we’ll be starting a new year. Actually, we’re kicking off a new DECADE and I couldn’t be more excited! January 2020 marks my 40th year as a forensic artist. I remember how thrilled I was to take my entry test and be accepted into my...

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