Changes to Police Lineup Procedures Cut Eyewitness Mistakes, Study Says

By JOHN SCHWARTZ – The New York Times – Published: September 18, 2011 The push for procedures to help overcome the weaknesses of eyewitness identifications gains support with a new study being released on Monday that sees significant advantages in techniques promoted by many experts and a growing number of police departments. The new report, based on actual cases in the field, suggests that photographs presented one by one by a person not directly connected with a case…[For full story:  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/19/us/changes-to-police-lineup-procedures-cut-eyewitness-mistakes-study-says.html?_r=1 ]

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Changes to Police Lineup Procedures Cut Eyewitness Mistakes, Study Says

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