ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division has closed a twenty-one year old unsolved case after getting a hit on DNA evidence. Warrants were obtained and executed on September 5, 2013 against Stevie Brinson, 50, of Alexandria, VA, in connection to a 1992 rape at gunpoint of a 25 year old college student in the 2000 block of N. Adams Street.
Daily Archives: September 6, 2013
Washington is kicking in some money to help Delaware with its backlog of DNA evidence.
Some $400,000 in federal grants will help the state medical examiner’s office expedite its processing of DNA evidence.
Senator Chris Coons pushed for the grant money.
IRELAND-Legislation to set up the long-awaited DNA database of criminals is set to be published next week. The Cabinet has approved the publication of the draft bill for the database, which is set to revolutionise the detection and prevention of rape and sexual assault.