identification parade


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identification parade

a group of persons including one suspected of having committed a crime assembled for the purpose of discovering whether a witness can identify the suspect. It is now usual in most jurisdictions for the witness to view the suspects through a one-way mirror so that the suspect does not see the witness.
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The investigating officer produced the suspects before a judicial magistrate (Malir) for their identification parade.
Responding to the complaints of the tribesmen, the GOC announced an end to thorough body search and identification parade on all check posts.
e-news published photo of suspect regarding assault on former editor of Rivira Upali Tennakoon before identification parade, which magistrate ruled as contempt of court.
She picked him out in a police identification parade.
Seven witnesses had attended an identification parade and only three picked him out, but only one was "unequivocal" in their identification of Mr Nealon as the attacker.
The case was further delayed by a hold-up over a video identification parade.
The police will be now holding an identification parade of the four accused in Arthur Road Jail.
Some of the suspects were sent for a Test Identification Parade, but the victim who is traumatized by the incident has failed to identify them.
Kurien was not produced in the identification parade.
She later picked out Bramble at an identification parade.
But he ruled they had not acted in bad faith and their decision not to hold an identification parade was not irrational.
The man was pointed out in an identification parade conducted by police in the city's Aziziyah district.
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