Daily Archives: September 25, 2011

WC gets new forensic lab

Eyewitness News South Africa
Western Cape forensic pathology officials on Friday said their response times in the Swartland area would improve thanks to a new laboratory.

Sedgwick County DNA database tops 1000 samples

Eyewitness News Kansas
Sedgwick County said Friday the DNA laboratory at the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center has had significant success in solving crimes and providing investigative leads to local law enforcement agencies using the Combined DNA Indexing System (CODIS).

New hires, robotics eliminate FBI DNA backlog

Federal News radio
The FBI has eliminated a backlog of more than 300,000 DNA samples, with help from a new cadre of employees, contractors and robotics, the agency’s top auditor told Federal News Radio.