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complete the following questions and email
your answers back to the Center of Forensic Sciences,
Paula.Orjuela@jus.gov.on.ca before December 1, 2006.
Does your organization conduct image-to-image comparisons for the
individualization and/or identification of subjects?
If so, do you report on your findings by means of a formal report and
what is the range of conclusions?
What techniques and methodologies do you use in such comparisons?
How long have you been working with these techniques?
Do you use a software program for any part of the examination, and if
so which program?
What is the program/process for staff training in image-to-image
comparison of human features? Please give examples such as in-house training
or mentoring, specific courses etc.
How many people currently perform these examinations and how much
experience do they have in this particular area?
Does the jurisdiction within which you work admit your findings in
What are some of the limitations you have encountered regarding
procedures used, findings and any other areas of this type of work?
Other information regarding image-to-image comparisons for
individualization of human features?
Provide contact information. State preferred method of communication,
phone number, address, email, organization and all other pertinent details.
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