Flashcards in 702 Eyewitness Identification Deck (32)
An administrator who does not know the identity of the suspect or the suspects position in the lineup.
The presentation of a photographic lineup by either a blind administrator or a blinded administrator.
An administrator who may know the identity of the suspect, but does not know the suspect position in the photographic lineup.
The folder method is a photographic lineup where the photographs are placed in separate folders or envelopes and randomly shuffled prior to the presentation so that the ____ ____ does not know which photograph the witnesses is viewing.
Person with limited English proficiency -
Who is unable to communicate effectively in English with the level of fluency of a native English speaker. This also includes person who can comprehend English, but are ____ ____ to ____.
Physically unable to write
An identification procedure in which photographs or persons in a live lineup are shown one at a time to a witness
An identification procedure in which photographs or persons in a live lineup are shown at the same time to a witness
What is the most preferred identification method?
Photographic lineup conducted by a blind administrator
What is the 2nd preferred identification method?
Photographic lineup conducted by a blinded administrator, using the folder method in a blind manner
What is the 3rd preferred identification method?
Live lineup conducted by a blind administrator
What is the 4th preferred identification method?
Field identification process
____ viewing is the most preferred method.
Identification of suspects by witnesses should ____ other investigative actions and evidence.
If the assigned signed investigator determines the witness has seen the suspect prior to beginning the identification procedure he will contact the ____ ____ office
The interpreter shall sign the ____ ____ statement on obtaining consent of a deaf or a person with limited English proficiency to assist in the identification process.
witness certification statement
If a person is unable to read, the ____ in the presence of the ____, will give the explanation, read any forms, and obtain consent and acknowledge the consent on on the witness lineup form why the person was an able to sign the form.
The administrator in the presence of the witness
Documentation of Line up-
Admin- writes ____ detailing process, result, and return everything to assigned investigator. If interpreter is used, they will also be identified.
If the witness cannot read or write the procedure should be ____ recorded. Preferred alternative is ____ recording.
A minimum of ____ fillers will be used in a photographic lineup
Filler will be placed in the ____ , with the remaining in random order
____ blanks will be placed at the end of the photographic line up
If a new witness is seeing line up with same fillers, filler as the lead and ____ random order.
The ____ ensures witnesses are not allowed to confer with each other ____, ____ or after the identification procedure.
Before, during or after
If a ____ administrator is being used, they should not know either the position of the suspect in the array or which person in the array the witnesses is looking at.
The administrator should not be in a position to view the photographs only the ____ should be able to view the photographs.
If a witness asked why they are required to view all photographs after making an identification, simply state the witness is required to assure ____ and ____.
The witness and administrator will ____ and ____ the photograph selected.
objectivity and reliability
sign and date
Witnesses must review all photographs and not just specific ones if asked, no more than ____ viewings will be conducted.
A suspect has the right to have an attorney present at a live lineup if the lineup is held after the initiation of ____ ____ against a suspect.
____ ____ will take a formal statement from the accused if he waves his right to counsel and agrees to give a statement. He will contact a Bexar County ____ ____ judge, if accused will not waive counsel or employ counsel.
Assigned investigator will call the suspects attorney and inform the attorney of the ____ and ____ of the lineup and allow the suspect to ____.
Will also inform the ____ ____ office and allow them to send a representative.
time and date
talk to attorney
Uncooperative/Refuses to participate in line up
Advised by the ____ ____
-Suspect has no ____ to ____
-Refusal may be used at trial as evidence of ____ of ____
-Record is made of precise work of refusal
Right to refuse
Consciousness of guilt
A ____ ____ must be used in live line ups.
Single suspect field identification shall not be used if there is adequate ____ ____ to arrest the suspect.
For field identifications, suspect should not be taken to the ____ ____ or the witnesses ____.