Daily Archives: June 16, 2018

Stunning DNA breakthrough could help crack cold cases

Researchers in South Australia are developing a new weapon to crack the most difficult police investigations.
They’ve created a DNA detection device that can pick up even the most minute traces of physical evidence, months after a crime.

‘Martyr of the A10’: DNA leads to France arrests over 1987 murder

French police have arrested a couple 31 years after their daughter was found dead, in a cold case revived through DNA evidence.

‘Dead’ man turns up at the door after wrong body cremated

Tokyo police admitted they handed over the wrong body for burial after family members mistakenly made a positive identification.
The bizarre situation was discovered only after the remains were cremated and the man thought to have died turned up at a relative’s house in May.