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NCJ Number: 30791 Find in a Library
Title: LATENT FINGERPRINT RETRIEVAL SYSTEM - NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Journal: IDENTIFICATION NEWS  Volume:25  Issue:12  Dated:(DECEMBER 1975)  Pages:3-5
Author(s): W KONOPKA
Corporate Author: International Assoc for Identification
Louisiana Division
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 3
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc for Identification
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE RETRIEVAL SYSTEM UNDER DISCUSSION USES ASSIGNED DESCRIPTORS TO FACILITATE THE IDENTIFICATION OF UNKONWN SINGLE LATENT FINGERPRINTS.
Abstract: THE DESCRIPTORS ARE CODED INTO A MINI-COMPUTER INTERFACED WITH A MICROFILM READER-PRINTER. USING THIS METHOD, A COMPLETE OR PARTIAL LATENT FINGERPRINT SEARCH CAN BE MADE WITHOUT KNOWING WHAT FINGER OR HAND LEFT THE LATENT. A CHART AND A WRITTEN DESCRIPTION OF THE CODING SYSTEM ARE PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Automated fingerprint processing; Computer aided operations; Fingerprint classification; Latent fingerprints; New York
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