Latest News for: Dna forensic science


Jury could begin deliberating case of 9-year-old’s rape, murder on Friday

Jamaica Observer 01 Jul 2022
In his closing arguments, Brown pointed out that a report from chief forensic officer for the DNA unit of the Institute of Forensic Science and Legal Medicine Dr Crystal Beepot had indicated that there was no DNA evidence linking the accused to the vaginal swabs taken from the victim.

Teen denies raping, killing 9-y-o girl, says he watched her die

Jamaica Observer 30 Jun 2022
Earlier in the day, the prosecution continued building its case against the boy with testimony by chief forensic officer for the DNA unit of the Institute of Forensic Science and Legal Medicine, Dr Crystal Beetpot. Answering questions virtually, she provided DNA evidence which has linked the teenage boy to the buggering of the nine-year-old girl.

DNA of 17 year old accused found inside victim, expert testifies

Jamaica Star 29 Jun 2022
The accused cannot be excluded as being the source of the DNA profile present on the area of the underpants, the fingernail swabs allegedly taken from his left and right fingers, as well as the anal swabs allegedly taken from the deceased,” testified chief of the DNA unit at the Institute of Forensic Science and Legal Medicine, Crystal Beepot.

Court accepts charge sheet in train gang rape case

Dawn 28 Jun 2022
In the charge sheet, the IO stated that in the wake of circumstantial, forensic and medical evidence and ... He added that the reports of DNA matching of the three men conducted at the Punjab Forensic Science Laboratory, Lahore, were also found positive in respect of the trio.

Suspect in child’s rape, murder case dies in encounter

Dawn 27 Jun 2022
TAXILA ... However, the motorcycle riders managed to escape ... Later, DNA and other reports from the Punjab Forensic Science Agency, Lahore, also confirmed that the suspect was involved in the crime ... .

Hopes for progress in Nairn doorstep shooting case

BBC News 27 Jun 2022
Is one of Scotland's longest-running and most puzzling murder cases about to be solved? Peter Bleksley, a writer and former detective thinks it might ... Later that day we meet Sarah Chalmers ... "This investigation would appear to not have any of the modern evidence that would be gathered, like forensic science, DNA, all that kind of stuff ... .

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation arrests former daycare employee in 30-year-old 'Baby Doe' case

Yahoo Daily News 26 Jun 2022
A special agent who was working on the ‘baby doe’ case began working with the Cold Case Unit, which included criminologists within the agency's forensic science center, and submitted the baby's DNA sample to Parabon Nanolabs in Reston, Virginia ... In June, more DNA testing ...

DNA samples of three gang-rape suspects matched

Dawn 25 Jun 2022
The result of DNA tests of three of the ... Investigators probing the incident confided to Dawn that the DNA samples of all the five held suspects were sent to the Punjab Forensic Science Laboratory for their matching with those secured from the victim.

Deaths of prominent New Jersey politico, teacher remain shrouded in mystery nearly 8 years later

Yahoo Daily News 24 Jun 2022
But loved ones repeatedly questioned that determination, and not only hired an independent forensic pathologist — the famed Dr ... Lee, founder of the self-named Institute of Forensic Science at the University of New Haven, in arguing that DNA evidence also pointed to the presence of a third person, likely a male, the report states.

High school students explore the world of nanotechnology during summer camp at Cameron University

The Lawton Constitution 23 Jun 2022
Students learn, among many others, about the process of making lye soap, how DNA is used to solve crimes through forensic science and about the physics of an amusement park ... Micah Emerson, 14, Lawton, thinks about going into science ... “I am into math and science, so this and another academy is a great way to find out what exactly I want to do.”.

‘New laws to be introduced to curb rape cases’

Dawn 20 Jun 2022
... would begin functioning on Monday (today) to overlook all these measures, they said, adding the role of the Punjab Forensic Science Agency would be improved for sampling of DNA on a fast track basis and a meeting with the lab authorities was scheduled later in the evening.

Oakland County’s Bouchard named 2022 Sheriff of the Year

The Oakland Press 18 Jun 2022
Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard has been named 2022 Sheriff of the Year by the Michigan Sheriffs’ Association. The award was presented June 12 at the association’s annual awards dinner in Bay City ... “I’m very humbled and honored to receive this award,” Bouchard stated in a news release ... He was appointed on Jan ... • Forensic Science and DNA Lab.

Worldwide Laser Capture Microdissection Industry to 2027 - Featuring Epistem, Fluidigm and Gnome Diagnostics Among ...

Eagle-Tribune 17 Jun 2022
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2022--. The "Laser Capture Microdissection Market ... The global laser capture microdissection market reached a value of US$ 119.5 Million in 2021 ... This, along with the escalating demand for LCM in forensic science and molecular biology centers to obtain interpretable DNA profiles, is stimulating the market growth ... SOURCE.

Chicago/Illinois wipe out backlog of rape kit testing

Hot Air 11 Jun 2022
The State Police Division of Forensic Services reduced their backlog of DNA samples from 9,289 in March 2019 to 4,857 as of Monday, Nov ... Thanks to the leadership of the Forensic Science Task Force, which my administration established in 2019, additional recommendations to help further decrease the backlog are now underway,” Gov.

Cops collate Jubilee Hills gangrape evidence

Deccan Chronicle 10 Jun 2022
Sudharshan, to the forensic science lab for processing. With the accused also expected to be sent to the forensic lab, for fingerprinting and DNA collection, the same is expected to be cross-checked to corroborate charges of their involvement in the crime.

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