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 (bûr′tl-ŏn′, bĕr-tē-yôN′), Alphonse 1853-1914.
French criminologist who devised the Bertillon system (1880).
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Noun1.Bertillon - French criminologist (1853-1914)
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To the man of precisely scientific mind the work of Monsieur Bertillon must always appeal strongly.
It was such things, however, which helped to identify to Tarzan and to Taug the appearance of the abductor, and with his individual scent characteristic already indelibly impressed upon their memories, they were in a far better position to know him when they came upon him, even should he have disposed of Teeka before, than is a modern sleuth with his photographs and Bertillon measurements, equipped to recognize a fugitive from civilized justice.
His conversation, I remember, was about the Bertillon system of measurements, and he expressed his enthusiastic admiration of the French savant.
The Bertillon criminal identification system was currently in vogue and Vucetich studied the methods of taking measurements, but while doing so, became fascinated with the developing field of fingerprint classification.
Alphonse Bertillon was born on April 24th in 1853 and worked as a French police officer, using the techniques of anthropometry in solving cases by identifying criminals through physical measurements.
Es Alphonse Bertillon, oficial de la Policia de Paris, quien, en 1879, instaura el metodo fotografico de la identificacion judicial: de frente y de perfil.
Paradojicamente, la distribucion por rangos de edad de Bertillon, utilizada en el escrutinio y prescrita por directrices internacionales, no permitia establecer de forma exacta la cifra de hombres menores de 21 anos, de manera que los funcionarios colombianos debieron estimarla.
No parto del hecho de que Bertillon 166 haya sido traducida a 27 idiomas y que un pastor mongol le haya leido mientras seguia el paso breve de su rebano, la obra en cuestion tiene una importancia capital para conocer las circunstancias y la atmosfera de un momento crucial de la historia de Cuba, pero literariamente el autor la supero con creces en varias de sus obras.
Junto con ello, seria posible instalar una moderna oficina de filiacion antropometrica siguiendo el nuevo sistema implementado por Alphonse Bertillon, para identificar con certeza a los criminales, estudiar sus tendencias delictuales y registrar sus reincidencias (7).
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Es Alphonso Bertillon, Jefe del Servicio de Identificacion Judicial e inventor del sistema antropometrico, quien logra la primera identificacion de un criminal a partir de la ampliacion fotografica de sus huellas digitales en 1902, formulando ademas el metodo identificatorio del retrato hablado: ola descripcion oral analitica de las unidades ediscretasE (nariz, ojos, orejas, etc.
Los dos modelos a los que aqui me refiero son los desarrollados por Alphonse Bertillon y Francis Galton respectivamente, en la Europa de mediados del siglo XIX, el primero en Francia y el segundo en Inglaterra.