Daily Archives: April 13, 2012

Cable ships accepted grim task of recovering Titanic victims


HALIFAX – The morbid task of recovering the remains of the Titanic’s passengers didn’t fall to those who responded first and rescued the living, but with cable ships that arrived a week later.

DNA screening lab opens in Boca Raton to speed up investigations

The new 1,800-square-foot Biological Processing Lab in Boca Raton will screen DNA evidence from crime scenes in Boca Raton, Delray Beach and Boynton Beach. It’s the first time in the United States a group of cities has partnered to open a lab of this kind, police said.

Regional crime lab prepares for evidence


California
A new long-awaited regional crime laboratory could begin processing vital ballistic analysis and DNA evidence for hundreds of unsolved property crimes as early as May, police said Thursday.