Do police sketches and composites help identify suspects?
from The Ann Arbor News
In cases of serious crime where a suspect is at large, the release of a police sketch or composite can trigger public interest and help identify the person wanted, police say. But witness descriptions, the artist's ability and other factors all come into play when a sketch is drawn. Michigan State Police say they don't keep track of how often a suspect sketch leads directly to an arrest. But it does happen.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063