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Bacteria 'signatures' could be used to trace burglars, scientists say

Study proves microbes left by intruders can be singled out from those of residents.

Bacteria 'signatures' could be used to trace burglars, scientists say

Date - 20th June 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
Burglars in the future could be linked to the scene of the crime by gathering and analysing the unique bacteria they leave behind. Scientists in the US have paved the way for a new forensic technique to be explored in the UK after demonstrating the...
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