Krapohl, Table 3

<span style="font-family: Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><b>Table 3: Decision Accuracy for Confession Only, Confession Plus Evidence, Evidence Only, <br /> and Innocent Cases Using the Objective Scoring System<o:p></o:p><o:p></o:p></b><o:p></o:p></font><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><o:p></o:p></font><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></font><o:p></o:p></span></p> <table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" style="border-collapse:collapse; border:none;mso-border-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt" width="594"> <tr> <td width="156" style="width:135.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center"> &nbsp; <span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="65" style="width:.75in;border:solid windowtext .5pt;border-left: none;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Hit<o:p></o:p></span></b></p> </td> <td width="74" style="width:63.0pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt;border-left: none;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Miss</span></b><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></b></p> </td> <td width="97" style="width:76.5pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt;border-left: none;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Inconclusive</span></b><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></b></p> </td> <td width="121" style="width:82.55pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt;border-left: none;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Hit w/o Inconclusives</span></b><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family: Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS";mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></b></p> </td> <td width="67" style="width:.95in;border:solid windowtext .5pt;border-left: none;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-right:-.75pt;text-align:center"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""># of Cases</span></b><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial; mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS";mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></b></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="156" valign="top" style="width:135.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="left" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Confession Only<o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="65" valign="bottom" style="width:.75in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">72.5%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="74" valign="bottom" style="width:63.0pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">13.4%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="97" valign="bottom" style="width:76.5pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">14.1%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="121" valign="bottom" style="width:82.55pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">84.4%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="67" valign="bottom" style="width:.95in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:-.75pt; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">149</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="156" valign="top" style="width:135.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="left" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Confession Plus Evidence<o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="65" valign="bottom" style="width:.75in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">96.4%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="74" valign="bottom" style="width:63.0pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">3.6%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="97" valign="bottom" style="width:76.5pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">0.00%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="121" valign="bottom" style="width:82.55pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">96.4%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="67" valign="bottom" style="width:.95in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:-.75pt; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">28</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="156" valign="top" style="width:135.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="left" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Evidence Only<o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="65" valign="bottom" style="width:.75in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">77.1%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="74" valign="bottom" style="width:63.0pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">9.8%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="97" valign="bottom" style="width:76.5pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">13.1%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="121" valign="bottom" style="width:82.55pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">88.7%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="67" valign="bottom" style="width:.95in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:-.75pt; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">61</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="156" valign="top" style="width:135.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="left" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">Innocent<o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="65" valign="bottom" style="width:.75in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">68.8%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="74" valign="bottom" style="width:63.0pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">6.3%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="97" valign="bottom" style="width:76.5pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">25.0%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="121" valign="bottom" style="width:82.55pt;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">91.7%</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> <td width="67" valign="bottom" style="width:.95in;border-top:none;border-left: none;border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;mso-border-left-alt:solid windowtext .5pt; padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt"> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-top:6.0pt;margin-right:-.75pt; margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:0in;text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"">16</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;mso-fareast-font-family:"Arial Unicode MS"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman""><o:p></o:p></span></p> </td> </tr> </table> <p><a href="http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/lab/forensic-science-communications/fsc/july2002/krapohltable3.htm/krapohl.htm#table3"><i><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Return to article</font></i></a></p>