4 February 1999 International forensic automotive paint database
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Proceedings Volume 3576, Investigation and Forensic Science Technologies; (1999); doi: 10.1117/12.339194
Event: Enabling Technologies for Law Enforcement and Security, 1998, Boston, MA, United States
Abstract
The Technical Working Group for Materials Analysis (TWGMAT) is supporting an international forensic automotive paint database. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are collaborating on this effort through TWGMAT. This paper outlines the support and further development of the RCMP's Automotive Paint Database, `Paint Data Query'. This cooperative agreement augments and supports a current, validated, searchable, automotive paint database that is used to identify make(s), model(s), and year(s) of questioned paint samples in hit-and-run fatalities and other associated investigations involving automotive paint.
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Gregory A. Bishea, Joe L. Buckle, Scott G. Ryland, "International forensic automotive paint database", Proc. SPIE 3576, Investigation and Forensic Science Technologies, (4 February 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.339194; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.339194
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