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NCJ Number: 157402 Find in a Library
Title: Halfway to a New Criminal Psychology Test
Journal: Belugyi Szemle  Volume:33  Issue:9  Dated:(September 1995)  Pages:79-87
Author(s): F Mihaly
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 9
Type: Survey
Format: Article
Language: Hungarian
Country: Hungary
Annotation: This article describes a new criminal psychology test under development in Hungary.
Abstract: Researchers at the Psychology Department of the Hungarian Police Academy are developing a method to check the reliability of mosaic or photo images as a method of identifying criminal suspects. After the project is completed, researchers will evaluate the ability of the test to distinguish between different facial types and the capacity of witnesses to remember details and recognize suspects based on the images provided. 4 exhibits and 1 table
Main Term(s): Foreign police
Index Term(s): Eyewitness memory; Hungary; Suspect identification
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