Ontario Police face scrutiny over DNA testing sweep

by jeeg 13. March 2014 23:25
  Ontario's police watchdog has launched a review of the DNA sampling practices of the Ontario Provincial Police after a complaint alleging racial profiling in the case of 100 migrant workers. The workers were subjected to a testing sweep, even though for many their only similarity to the su... [More]

Privacy Risks and Racial Bias

by jeeg 14. July 2010 23:31
California deserves credit for identifying a suspected serial killer by using familial DNA searches. The successful identification of a dangerous suspect shows that these searches can be useful under carefully limited circumstances. But California’s haste to expand its DNA database a... [More]
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