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The Myth of Fingerprints

At 9:00 a.m. last December 14, a man in Orange County, California,…

A New Method of DNA Testing Could Solve More Shootings

POLICE FOUND 19 spent shell casings scattered in the San Diego…

One Twin Committed the Crime — But Which One? A New DNA Test Can Finger the Culprit

One night in November 1999, a 26-year-old woman was raped in…

Orlando Police Seek Money for Rapid DNA System to Solve Crimes, but Some Fear ‘Guilty by Machine’

The Orlando Police Department is seeking state funding to buy a…

She Swiped Her Co-Worker’s Coke Can. Police Say It Cracked a 28-Year-Old Murder Case

The police were again circling the Franz Bakery Outlet…

Blood and Truth: The Lingering Case of Tommy Zeigler and How Florida Fights DNA Testing

On the Row, angry men sometimes screamed at him, said he…

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

Genetic testing has helped plenty of people gain insight into…

Private DNA Lab Under Fire for Faulty Analysis

National Medical Services, Inc. (“NMS”), a Pennsylvania-based…

Test Determines Individuals Likeliest to Shed DNA at Crime Scenes

Now Flinders University Professor Adrian Linacre and a team…

ACLU Questions Trade Secrets Protecting DNA Testing Algorithms

DNA testing can be flawed, often in complex ways. However, courts…