"When forensic science falls short, they call in the artist."
art is a law enforcement artistic technique used in the identification,
apprehension, or conviction of wanted persons.
Forensic art encompasses several disciplines including
reconstruction and However, composite art is traditionally
the most commonly known discipline of forensic art. The art of composite
drawing has been used by police agencies throughout history. When
one recalls the Old West, the classic wanted poster with a drawing
of a "Bad Guy" comes to mind. These drawings were composites.
Police Composite Sketch
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