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Forensic science 'has reached breaking point'

Lack of high-level leadership and funding cuts sees more crimes going unpunished and more miscarriages of justice, damning report warns.

In trouble: The situation involving forensic science cannot continue as it is, says House of Lords Science and Technology Committee Lord Narendra Patel

In trouble: The situation involving forensic science cannot continue as it is, says House of Lords Science and Technology Committee Lord Narendra Patel

Date - 1st May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Services pivotal to the criminal justice system are “in trouble” with forensic science in England and Wales plunged into crisis, peers have warned. An absence of high-level leadership and a lack of funding has raised the risk of crimes...
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