New BCI Forensic Scientists Help Solve Shelved Rape Cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Attorney General’s Office expects the first of hundreds of charges to be brought in rape cases that have sat on the shelves for years.
Last December, Attorney General Mike DeWine hired four forensic scientists to process evidence for in old rape kits. He requested rape kits from law enforcement agencies from around the state and received 1,400 kits to test.