Hello Everyone! With many of us sidelined due to COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus; you can bet that criminals are still finding ways to scam, rob and steal from us. Although crime is reportedly down across the board, violent crime remains prevalent and is likely to rise post COVID-19. As a ... Read more »
Do you know your Devil Next Door?
When I’m not working on active cases for law enforcement, I enjoy relaxing in the early evening hours watching true crime documentaries that involve unusual topics. And if they include an element of forensic facial imaging, I’m ‘all in’. Such was the case with Netflix’s 5-part documentary, The ... Read more »
Baltimore “SketchCop” helps police picture suspects
Nowadays it's hard to go anywhere without being seen on cameras or cellphones but when there's a crime the lens doesn't catch that's when Baltimore Police call Michael Streed, also known as the "Sketch Cop." WMAR-ABC2 News Baltimore's Mallory Sofastaii talks to Michael W. Streed about his career as ... Read more »
Where do we go from here?
When I began my career as a police sketch artist, there was only a handful of people doing the job. Even then, few were full-time. Most of us were beat cops or detectives. We enjoyed being cops, but we also enjoyed using our drawing skills to help catch more bad guys. Armed with nothing more ... Read more »
Troy, MI Police Department is now using SketchCop FACETTE to fight crime!
SketchCop Solutions is pleased to add Troy, MI Police Department to our list of valued law enforcement clients. Like many police agencies, they were frustrated by the lack of quality facial composite software programs. They wanted a program that was versatile, easy to use and had a training ... Read more »
Ormond Beach Couple Survive Home Invasion Attack
Crime Date: December 27, 2015 Crime: Home Invasion/Attempted Murder Agency: Ormond Beach, FL Police Department Ormond Beach Police officers responded to a report of a stabbing that occurred during a residential burglary. Police said a couple were asleep inside their home when the female resident ... Read more »