E-fit

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E-FIT

(ˈiːfɪt)
n
1. (Communications & Information) a technique which uses psychological principles and computer technology to generate a likeness of a face: used by the police to trace suspects from witnesses' descriptions
2. (Communications & Information) an image generated by this technique
[C20: from Electronic Facial Identification Technique]
Translations

E-fit

[ˈiːfɪt] Nfotorrobot f digital, retrato m robot digital

E-fit

nComputer-Phantombild nt
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More house to house inquiries were carried out, E-fits of the offender drawn up, and more crime prevention advice given to the victim.
Gerry said he was feeling hopeful after the new information and e-fits were released.
Police hunting two men who abducted a schoolboy and dumped him 20 miles away have issued these e-fits.
Police have released e-fits of two underworld characters who gave a 'punishment beating' to a solicitor's wife after mistaking the terrified mother of one for somebody else.
Two e-fits of a mystery suspect were issued yesterday after two witnesses came forward to say that they saw him in the Portuguese resort of Praia da Luz around the time the youngster, then aged three, went missing.
If anyone recognises the e-fits or has any other information about this type of crime call police on 0845 6060606 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.
Police are appealing for witnesses and have released e-fits of the suspects who carried out Thursday's distraction burglary in the Wentloog Road area of Rumney at about 4pm.
Detectives have released e-fits of the two suspects in the hope Echo readers can identify them.
Adam's friends from Huddersfield New College took to the streets to hand out e-fits of the hit-and-run driver in an attempt to track him down.
E-fits of the two men wanted in connection with the incident have been compiled, based on the victim's description of her attackers.
In the years since Madeleine was taken, Kate and Gerry, both 45, of Rothley, Leics, have released various e-fits of potential suspects.
Now we have e-fits of two of the four suspects involved and we need your help to identify them.