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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He said instead of conducting identification parade of the accused one by one, the investigating team should have lined up all the accused in Adiala jail for joint identification.
Mr Clarke added that he would help set up a VIPER - Video Identification Parades Electronic Recording - parade using an image gallery.
During the identification parade dummy accused were standing with the alleged attackers in a row.
The instant judgment pointed out that the matter of taking of different steps in holding of a proper test identification parade in connection with a criminal case has developed over many decades and the requirements of such a parade have elaborately been detailed in the judgment of Justice (Retd) Ramday.
As per the media reports complainant Jalil has refused to come to identification parade of CTD arrested personnel.
Following the refusal of the main complainant and witnesses to appear, the civil judge postponed the identification parade till tomorrow.
ISLAMABAD:Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) Tuesday, resuming the hearing of the case pertaining to murder of Barrister Fahad Malik, testified a witness and summoned two magistrates for testimony who conducted identification parade of alleged accused in the jail.
The officers were shifted to the Sachal police station after the identification parade. The officers were three of six policemen that had been sent on remand by a sessions court on January 28.
Pradeep Sandaruwan Senadeera has been accused of contempt for publishing on his website a photograph of the suspect accused over the assault on former editor of Rivira newspaper, Upali Tennakoon, before the suspect was even produced for an identification parade.
To ensure that the minister was handed over some random cattle off the street, the cops even carried out an ' identification parade' in front of the farmhouse guard.
The case was further delayed by a hold-up over a video identification parade. Allan and John Lonegan, the licensee of the pub near Glasgow Cross, have pled not guilty and were granted bail pending a new trial date of May 2.
On Wednesday, the photo-journalist and her male colleague identified the fifth accused, a 17-year-old minor now lodged in the Dongri children's rescue home, in an identification parade. The victim identified the minor as one of the five culprits who had sexually assaulted her on August 22 in the Shakti Mills Compound in central Mumbai when she and her colleague were on an assignment.
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