Applied DNA Sciences’ smartDNA System Approved for Forensic Use by Swedish National Police Board

STONY BROOK, NY–(Marketwire -03/30/12)- Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTC.BB: APDN.OB – News), a provider of DNA-based security solutions, announced that its botanical, smartDNA™ anti-theft system, successfully deployed by Stockholm county police in 2011, is now officially approved by the Swedish National Police Board to be used by law enforcement in all counties in Sweden beginning June 2012.