Daily Archives: December 12, 2010

Experts use new methods to try to identify bodies

AZ Central.com
They died mostly alone and unknown, but now the remains of more than 25 people are being unearthed from county paupers graves in hopes of reuniting them with their names and eventually returning them to their families.

DNA used to obtain Monterey burglary arrest warrant

The Herald Monterey County
Monterey police say they used DNA evidence to obtain an arrest warrant for an unidentified serial burglar by naming him “John Doe.”
Sgt. Bill Clark said it is the first time in Monterey County that such a warrant has been issued based on DNA.