The MISSING link

Najjar, Laura J.
November 2003
Proofs;Nov2003, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p39
Trade Publication
Reports on the implementation of a bite impression called Toothprints to the Child Identification Program designed to protect children from being kidnapped in the U.S. Statistics on child abduction in the country; Effectiveness of using toothprint impression; Components of the program.


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