CODIS

Karina Vetrano Case Solved

Karina Verna Case Solved It was a heinous crime. Karina Vetrano left her Howard Beach, Queens home on a late afternoon in early August 2016 for a jog. Surveillance video from a residential camera showed her jogging through her quiet neighborhood. [...]

By | 2017-05-13T14:07:06+00:00 February 5th, 2017|CODIS, criminal investigation, DNA, Homicide, Joe in the News, Sexual Assault|

DNA: Just One of Many Law Enforcement Tools – Guest Blog

DNA: One of Many Tools Used by Law Enforcement DNA has shaped the investigative world forver By: Evelyn Pence DNA Only One Tool Used by Cold Case Investigators to Solve Crimes Anyone who watches criminal investigation television shows is familiar with DNA as [...]

By | 2016-12-05T09:23:20+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Cold Case, DNA, Unsolved|

Dr. Sir Alec Jeffreys: Forensic Rock Star #2

Sir Alec Jefferys DNA: The First Exoneration and Conviction By: Joseph Giacalone In my first Forensic Rock Star post, I highlighted the important contributions of Edmond Locard. Today’s post will continue with the Forensic Rock Stars that have shaped the world [...]

By | 2016-12-05T08:49:10+00:00 July 6th, 2012|DNA, Forensics, Trace Evidence|