Daily Archives: November 14, 2016

The Douglas County Crime Lab is now internationally-recognized for its work

Nebraska- The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has announced its crime lab has received dual accreditation by the National Accreditation Board.
DNA LabThe Board is a world-wide forensic accrediting body that represents more than 2,000 crime labs. Douglas County’s crime lab is only the 6th crime lab in the world to receive accreditation for both the lab itself and for its crime scene investigators/latent prints work.

Wet vacuum DNA collection used in cold case murder at Torrey Pines

new blue helixSAN DIEGO (CBS 8) – Cold case detectives have the results back from new DNA testing in the 1978 murder of a teenage girl on Torrey Pines beach.
Even though the murder has remained unsolved for 38 years, San Diego police detectives were hoping for a break using wet vacuum DNA collection technology.