Daily Archives: November 21, 2012

St. Louis Crime Lab Now Accredited

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) – The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department announced that the crime laboratory successfully completed its accreditation process and has been awarded accreditation by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) under the International Testing Program.

14th European Forensic DNA Working Group Meeting


Join us in Lisbon, Portugal for the 14th European Forensic DNA Working Group Meeting this coming March.
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Wisconsin, U.S. Supreme Court Will Consider DNA at Arrest Law

Wisconsin may soon propose a law allowing police to take DNA samples from suspects at arrest. The U.S. Supreme Court may soon decide whether such laws are constitutional. This article explores the issue of DNA at Arrest laws, with insight from a criminal lawyer.

DNA testing demand delays justice

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Since July 2011, the family of Elizabeth Escobar has waited for any information that might lead law enforcement to the person who killed her and left her body burning inside an abandoned car on a lonely road in Manor.