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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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Do you know your Devil Next Door?

When I’m not working on active cases for law enforcement, I enjoy relaxing in the early evening hours watching true crime documentaries that involve unusual topics. And if they include an element of forensic facial imaging, I’m ‘all in’. Such was the case with Netflix’s 5-part documentary, The...

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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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