Daily Archives: June 1, 2014

RCMP avoids cuts to key services including DNA analysis, at least for now

rcmp epauletteThe RCMP says it will avoid cuts to vital police services — at least for now — due to revised funding agreements with the provinces, technological advances and some internal streamlining.
Money shortfalls recently forced the Mounties to look at paring back some national services such as DNA analysis, fingerprinting operations and criminal intelligence.

DNA lab ready

dna12KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior announced yesterday the completion of the Kuwaiti DNA identification laboratory, fully equipped with technical devices compatible with international quality standards. The forensic evidence department at the ministry is so keen on attaining specialized technical achievements that have significant impact on the disclosure of evidences and facts.