Daily Archives: November 8, 2011

Limited resources lead to rape kit backlog


ABC News10
SACRAMENTO, CA – The numbers are staggering.
It’s estimated that 180,000 rape kits sit in police and crime lab storage facilities across the country awaiting DNA analysis.

Using DNA to combat trafficking of children


KUALA LUMPUR: With the number of children trafficking on the rise, the Program for Kids Identification (DNA-Prokids) has come up with worldwide DNA registries for parents and their missing children.