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Visual Verification Guide – Photos

A quick reference guide to help you identify the who, where, when and why of any eyewitness photos

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Each step is presented in graded traffic light colours to acknowledge that it is rarely possible to be 100 per cent confident in every aspect of an eyewitness photo.

Download the guide to print out as a full sheet or booklet.

Visual Verification Guide for Photos

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