The FaceSketchID System: Matching Facial Composites to Mugshots

  title={The FaceSketchID System: Matching Facial Composites to Mugshots},
  author={Scott Klum and Hu Han and Brendan Klare and Anil K. Jain},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security},
Facial composites are widely used by law enforcement agencies to assist in the identification and apprehension of suspects involved in criminal activities. These composites, generated from witness descriptions, are posted in public places and media with the hope that some viewers will provide tips about the identity of the suspect. This method of identifying suspects is slow, tedious, and may not lead to the timely apprehension of a suspect. Hence, there is a need for a method that can… CONTINUE READING
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