Take Action-Tell Your Senator to Pass the Forensic Science and Standards Act

by jeeg 10. March 2014 07:35
  Tell Your Senator to Pass the Forensic Science and Standards Act of 2013!   Unvalidated or improper forensic science has contributed to 49% of the 312 cases later overturned by DNA evidence. The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee is considering... [More]

Corruption at South African forensic lab sabotages convictions

by jeeg 14. September 2012 02:02
ALLEGED wide-scale corruption and theft at the country's leading police forensic science laboratory is leading to massive backlogs in the finalisation of horrific crimes, including sexual assaults. A detailed dossier compiled by the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has blown open ... [More]
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