Category Archives: Rapid DNA
It used to take months for Sonoma County detectives to receive test results from DNA samples collected during examinations of rape victims.
But Sonoma County is one of six counties in the state benefitting from a pilot program at a DNA laboratory in Richmond that uses a new method to extract and analyze DNA samples. Since 2011, it has reduced the turnaround time to an average of 15 business days.
As part of the continuation to establish its superiority globally and locally in the speedy solution of crimes and fulfilling the objectives of justice, the General Department of Criminal Evidence and Criminology at the Dubai Police has adopted a sophisticated technique to determine the DNA of suspects within 85 minutes.