Daily Archives: June 3, 2015

FBI notifies Maricopa County Attorney’s Office about DNA data errors

Technician and PipettePHOENIX — The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office has received information about errors in FBI DNA Profile Frequency Data.

Bill restores DNA collection for some California criminals

Lab TechnicianSACRAMENTO (AP) – The California Assembly approved legislation allowing law enforcement to once again take DNA samples from criminals convicted of crimes that were reduced to misdemeanors.

Santa Rosa man charged in 1974 Southern California slaying

A North Bay man was charged with a cold case murder after prosecutors say DNA evidence connected him to the death of a Southern California woman more than 40 years ago, officials said.
helix10Larry Stephens, 65, of Santa Rosa, was charged with the 1974 murder of Patricia Ross, a 30-year-old business woman from La Palma (Orange County).