Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Police sketches only a mother could love

When a suspect commits a crime and runs off, police sketch artists can use a witness’s description to develop a likeness of the offender. Sometimes, it doesn’t quite turn out right.

LIVE COVERAGE: Manhunt for Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Follow CNN’s live coverage of the law enforcement efforts to capture 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a suspect in Monday’s bombing of the Boston marathon which killed three and injured 183 others. Another suspect, reportedly Tsarnaev’s older brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, has been killed.

Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Shooting of Young Texas Couple

Portland, Tex., police have released a composite sketch of a suspect in the June 23 shooting of Mollie Olgin, 19, and Mary Chapa, 18.

NYPD: Etan Patz Suspect in Custody

New York police made an arrest late Wednesday night in the case of 6-year-old Etan Patz, who disappeared from a SoHo street in 1979.

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