Workshop on Eyewitness Identification Evidence.
Strand Palace Hotel, 372 Strand, London, WC2R 0JJ.
Friday 30th January 2009
Funded by the Nuffield Foundation
Tim Valentine (Goldsmiths, University of London) Laboratory studies of street identification
Josh Davis (Greenwich University) A field study of police use of street identification
A short briefing paper on the Nuffield Foundation funded project on "Street Identifcations and Their Role in the Criminal Justice System." (Includes data from the two presentations above.) Download here.
Identification from lineups
Amina Memon (University of Aberdeen) How best to inform evidence from vulnerable witnesses using video parades
Rachel Wilcock (South Bank University) Identification by older witnesses
Stuart Gibson (University of Kent) Identification from facial composites
Practice, policy and legal aspects of eyewitness identification evidence
John Armstrong (Metropolitan Police) The challenges of video identification in the Metropolitan Police Service - theory vs. reality
Neil Curtis (Policing Powers and Protection Unit, Home Office) The PACE Review
Andrew Roberts (University of Warwick). 'Mandatory or discretionary? The decision to conduct identification procedures
Itiel Dror (University of Southampton) When science and the criminal justice system meet