The Emporia Gaztte Kansas
A year ago, finding an older police evidence record required patience and maybe a small search party.
Today, the Emporia Police Department record area looks a lot different thanks to the BEAST. That is the acronym for barcoded evidence analysis statistics and tracking.
Daily Archives: August 17, 2011
Long-term room temperature preservation of corpse soft tissue: an approach for tissue sample storage.
Author: Mariela CaputoLuis BosioDaniel Corach
Credits/Source: Investigative Genetics 2011, 2:17
Disaster victim identification (DVI) represents one of the most difficult challenges in forensic sciences, and subsequent DNA typing is essential. Collected samples for DNA-based human identification are usually stored at low temperature to halt the degradation processes of human remains.
The China Post
The China Post news staff –There are growing new calls for collecting DNA samples to more effectively fight raping and other crimes. But a plan to revise existing rules is unlikely to clear the Legislative Yuan this year due to opposition from human rights organizations.