San Francisco Police Finally Clear Sexual Assault Kit Backlog

SF BacklogAfter they racked up a 10-year backlog of rape kits stored at the General Hospital, police said Thursday that they have sent the entire collection — 753 cases of evidence — to crime labs for analysis.
“Our goal was to have all backlog cases submitted for analysis to these vendors by mid-2015,” Sgt, Monica MacDonald said. “We are pleased to report that we have cleared our sexual assault kit backlog.”