Daily Archives: September 13, 2011

36-Year-Old Cold Case Solved

ABC 6 Ohio
COLUMBUS — The Franklin County Sheriff’s office has made an arrest in a 36 year old cold case.

Learning from 9/11: Forensic Science and Identifying Human Remains

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State budget cuts create 4,500-case backlog at SLED

WCBD Charleston
The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has a backlog of about 4,500 cases in its forensics lab because the agency has lost 30 people to state budget cuts over the last three years.

More remains found at Morcombe site

ABC Western Queensland
More human remains have been found at the search site for Sunshine Coast teenager Daniel Morcombe.

Council accepts federal money for DNA testing

The Columbus Dispatch
A $272,000 federal grant will help the Columbus police crime lab handle DNA testing more quickly.