Daily Archives: June 14, 2011

Pinellas County detectives may solve almost 40-year-old cold case

ABC Action News Florida
PALM HARBOR, Fla. – It’s been almost 40 years since Gina Justi was found dead in an orange grove, but detectives in Pinellas County announced Tuesday that they may have identified her killer.

Expert: Caylee, Casey Anthony could be source of hair in trunk


(CNN) — Neither Casey Anthony nor her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee, can be excluded as the source of a hair found in Anthony’s trunk, an FBI forensic examiner testified Tuesday in the Orlando woman’s capital murder trial.

Statement of Governor McDonnell Regarding the Passing of Dr. Paul B. Ferrara, Former Director of the Virginia Division of Forensic Science


Virginia.gov
RICHMOND – Governor Bob McDonnell issued the following statement today following the memorial ceremony for Dr. Paul B. Ferrara who was the longtime director of the Virginia Division of Forensic Science. Ferrara passed away last week.

US identifies remains of soldier missing since 1951


AFP
WASHINGTON — Sixty years after vanishing on the battlefields of the Korean War and 20 years after being shipped back in a coffin, the remains of a US soldier have been identified using DNA testing.

Committee Approves DNA Bank of Missing and John Does

Arutz Sheva Israel
The Knesset Constitution, Law and Justice Committee approved, on Tuesday, a bill to establish a computerized DNA bank of missing people and anonymous corpses