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NCJ Number: 10884 Find in a Library
Title: CLASSIFYING PALMPRINTS - A COMPLETE SYSTEM OF CODING, FILING AND SEARCHING PALMPRINTS
Author(s): H L V ALEXANDER
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 128
Sponsoring Agency: Charles C. Thomas
Springfield, IL 62704
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: Charles C. Thomas
2600 South First Street
Springfield, IL 62704
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESCRIPTION AND ESSENTIAL TECHNICAL DATA FOR A SYSTEM OF PALMAR CLASSIFICATION AND IDENTIFICATION.
Abstract: THIS MANUAL CONTAINS MANY OF THE FACTS COLLECTED DURING THE STUDY AND RESEARCH WHICH LED TO THE COMPILATION OF THE SYSTEM. ASPECTS OF CODING, TAKING, SEARCHING, AND FILING PALMPRINTS, ALONG WITH A UNIQUE METHOD OF CODING DELTAS AND LOOP CORE FORMATIONS, ARE DISCUSSED AND INDIVIDUALLY ILLUSTRATED. VARIOUS TABLES SHOWING THE DISPOSITION OF PATTERN TYPES ON THE PALMAR SURFACE, DELTA TYPES, LOOP CORE RIDGE VARIATIONS AND A CHART INDICATING THE MODE, PATTERN TYPE, AND PALMAR SECTION OF IDENTIFICATIONS ARE INCLUDED TO ASSIST IN THE FORMATION OF FILING SYSTEMS. ALL ESSENTIAL DATA ARE PROVIDED SO THAT POLICE IDENTIFICATION BUREAU PERSONNEL AND RESEARCHERS MAY IMPLEMENT THIS PRACTICAL AND RELIABLE SYSTEM OF PALMPRINTING. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED) (SNI ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Criminal investigation; Criminalistics; Evidence collection; Evidence identification; Fingerprints
Note: HV6078.A45
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