Daily Archives: December 29, 2010

Home secretary facing quiz over shutdown of crime labs

HOME Secretary Theresa May faces a New Year grilling over the decision to close the world-renowned Forensic Science Service to save cash.

Is this the skull of Jack the Ripper… or outlaw Ned Kelly? DNA may solve mystery of the two killers buried near to each other

Daily Mail Reporter UK
A skull long believed to be that of legendary Australian outlaw Ned Kelly may in fact be that of a notorious British murderer thought to have been Jack the Ripper.

Suspected Henri IV head back with heirs

Washington Post
A 400-year-old skull that researchers say belonged to celebrated French King Henri IV was donated Thursday to a descendant – the prince who heads the Bourbon dynasty that ruled France for two centuries.