Lexology William Roberts Lawyers 16 April 2018
Recent scrutiny of the standards of forensic expert evidence within the international community has increased the reliability of the methodology behind forensic investigations. 9 more words
Queensland Times Candace Sutton 25 March 2018
Review of murders of several prostitutes working in Fortitude Valley 20 years ago.
Hamilton Police Chief Eric Girt says a new investigative services building will allow the force to meet “contemporary requirements” for the handling of evidence.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held along Wilson Street, a couple of blocks from the central police station, signalling the start of construction on the $25 million project. 208 more words
By Curran Daly
David Josiah Lawson died in the early morning hours of April 15, after a fight and stabbing at an off-campus party. On May 7, Judge Dale Reinholtsen ordered the release of Kyle Zoellner, a Mckinleyville native detained shortly after Lawson’s death, citing the prosecution’s insufficient amount of evidence to proceed to trial. 404 more words
Dodd, V. from The Guardian reported that 2 Randox Testing Services (RTS) employees are under criminal investigation for suspected manipulation of forensic tests. 6,000 forensic samples are to be re-examined as part of the investigation, however 10 per cent of samples are no longer available. 275 more words