Law enforcement officers investigating crimes rely on eyewitness identification procedures
to verify that a suspect is the individual seen by an eyewitness. Such procedures can
take place under conditions that may have significant effects on the accuracy and
reliability of an eyewitness’ identification.
Identifying the Culprit: Assessing Eyewitness Identification (2014), National
Research Council, Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.
Michael Leong is the author of e.s.p. (Silenced Press, 2009), Cutting Time with a Knife (Black Square Editions, 2012), and Who Unfolded My Origami Brain? (Fence Digital, 2017). He is Assistant Professor of English at the University at Albany, SUNY, where he teaches creative writing and literary study.