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A DNA Firm That Caters to Police Just Bought a Genealogy Site

Just two years ago, GEDmatch was still an obscure genealogy website,…

In an Apparent First, Genetic Genealogy Aids a Wrongful Conviction Case

It started as a way to trace family history. It evolved into…

The Genealogy Site That Helped Catch the Golden State Killer is Grappling with Privacy

Since April 2018, when police announced they had apprehended…

Ancestry Sites Could Soon Expose Nearly Anyone’s Identity, Researchers Say

Genetic testing has helped plenty of people gain insight into…

How the Supreme Court Could Rewrite the Rules for DNA Searches – The New Republic

The use of a genealogy DNA database to track down the Golden…

Serial Killer Search Led to Wrong Man in 2017 – The New York Times

Before arresting Joseph James DeAngelo, investigators allegedly…