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JPD buys new crime fighting tool

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police have recently purchased a new crime fighting tool. 

The department has bought computer based composite image generator software, to aid in the creation of suspect sketches.

The software will aid detectives in making realistic, fully colored images using a database of likenesses from all races. 

The program,created by Sirchie Criminal Investigation in Youngsville, North Carolina, retails $3,950.00.

Detectives received their first training session on the software Thursday afternoon.

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