Kids’ DNA collection? Possible with Homeland Security

by jeeg 21. May 2012 19:25
The US Department of Homeland Security is considering collecting DNA from anyone fingerprinted, including children aged 14 and up, with the prospect of lowering the age limit, recent reports reveal.   ­The FBI’s DNA database can now be boosted by over 1 million new records e... [More]

DHS Considers Collecting DNA From Kids; DEA and US Marshals Already Do

by jeeg 16. May 2012 23:32
Documents just released by US Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) in response to one of EFF’s Freedom of Information Act requests show that DHS is considering collecting DNA from kids ages 14 and up—and is exploring expanding its regulations to allow collection from kids younger ... [More]
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