Documenting suspect descriptions
Why well-documented descriptions of what each witness said needs to be in your police report
Report forms have suspect description boxes of one kind or another and these can be very helpful, but the question of who supplied the description can sometimes be left up in the air. In this tip, risk management expert and Lexipol co-founder Gordon Graham outlines why this can be problematic when an officer appears in court.
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