A new study authored by University of Virginia School of Law professor Brandon Garrett came out today. Following up on our spring symposium this year, the study undertook a survey of Virginia police department lineup procedures. Despite the adoption of a new state model policy in 2011, the study concludes that more robust measures may be needed to bring about widespread change in these practices.
Several media outlets have reported on the study, including:
The study will be published in VJCL’s next issue.