Daily Archives: November 30, 2012

Private Detective Leeds announces DNA Testing Services

human idThe detectives at Private Detective Leeds respond to a recent BBC News article: Fiancée of Killed Soldier Pte Daniel Wade Wins Paternity published 27th November by announcing DNA testing services.

Interpreting the knife blade DNA results in the trial of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito

DNA HelixThe most important and apparently decisive evidence advanced by the prosecution was DNA evidence found on a knife seized by the police from the kitchen of Raffaele Sollecito’s apartment, and on the hook of the bra worn by the victim, discovered in the room where the murder was committed. According to the Scientific Police – Amanda Knox’s DNA profile was present on the handle of the knife and that of Meredith Kercher on the blade.

This article discusses whether Meredith Kercher’s DNA was on the knife blade, or whether the result was due to contamination.

Siskiyou County says it has leads in the case, but hopes the reward will generate more

DNA 3DNorthern California
YREKA — The Siskiyou County’s Board of Supervisors authorized a substantial increase in a reward offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two men who snatched up more than $1.25 million in gold from the Siskiyou County Courthouse last February.