Daily Archives: June 27, 2016

State crime labs pick up the pace

Samples at ISPWith a recent history of backlogs, delays and high employee turnover rates, the state crime lab in Boise is putting itself on track to turn around its checkered history and speed up processing of forensic evidence for court cases statewide.
Of the three forensic laboratories operated by the Idaho State Police, the lab in Idaho’s capital is the sole state forensic lab that processes DNA evidence, oftentimes the linchpin of homicide and rape cases.