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Showing Stories from 20th June 2018 to 19th February 2019
'Farcical state' of police IT is a 'disgrace'

'Farcical state' of police IT is a 'disgrace'

(31/01/19) Outdated kit, patchy service and incompatible computer systems are needlessly hindering criminal investigations.

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Police used fingerprint from mobile phone video help catch killer

Police used fingerprint from mobile phone video help catch killer

(17/12/18) Teenage boy raped and murdered 14-year-old.

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(07/12/18) Scores of convictions quashed after probe into forensics 'data tampering' (22/11/18) Lockerbie inquiry team 'shines light into darkness that surrounds truth' (13/11/18) Police on trail of illegal badger culler after breakthrough in forensic findings (24/10/18) Still no answers over £1 million roads policing grant (23/10/18) Most fingerprint work failing to meet accreditation standard (22/10/18) Burglar locked-up after DNA match found on discarded lip balm (17/10/18) October forensics digest now available (17/10/18) Dorset Police will host new national forensics service (15/10/18) Suspicious white powder can be identified from one metre with new laser (14/10/18) DNA review brings retired officer to court over 40-year-old rape case (09/10/18) Detectives identify man's skeleton over 15 years after discovery (26/09/18) AI will help snare child sex offenders by scanning their hands (25/09/18) New rapid response DNA lab for Met (21/09/18) Old fingerprints on guns and knives recovered with groundbreaking technique
Super recognisers step in to snare cat killer after Met's 'ludicrous' outcome

Super recognisers step in to snare cat killer after Met's 'ludicrous' outcome

(21/09/18) Serving and former MPS officers think force's story does not stack up.

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(20/09/18) Robber jailed after DNA found on nail clippings (06/09/18) DNA breakthrough stops rapist from being released back into society (22/08/18) August forensics digest now available (22/08/18) New national forensics service will bolster sector (22/08/18) Accreditation process impeding criminal justice system, forensic expert warns (27/07/18) Force agrees 'worrying' forensics training contract with Bahrain (24/07/18) Force makes groundbreaking Bitcoin seizure (17/07/18) Force uses forensic tagging spray to protect domestic abuse victims (06/07/18) Ex-detectives team up with scientists to save world's most-trafficked mammal (22/06/18) Crowdfunded forensic lab aims to put an end to miscarriages of justice (20/06/18) June forensics digest now available (20/06/18) Groundbreaking technology to advance fraud investigations
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