Police Share DNA Evidence Throughout Bucks County In New ProgramAll 40 municipal police departments in the county are joining together to share DNA information.
Program To Use DNA Tool To Help Track Down Stolen Valuables In Camden CountyResidents of Camden County now have a new tool in protecting their valuables -- an invisible plant-based DNA marking kit that could help get stolen property returned to owners.
Do Mosquitoes Love You? Study Claims It's Because Of Your DNAIf you find yourself a constant feast for mosquitoes during the summer, you’ll want to read this.
Health: New Technology Opens The Way For Creating Babies Using DNA From 3 PeopleNew technology opens the way for creating babies using DNA from 3 people. It's designed to eliminate diseases, but is the creation of a “super baby” safe or ethical? The technique has been approved in Britain. Could it come here next?
Local Professor Part Of Group Working To Develop Program To Improve How DNA Evidence Is ExaminedProfessor Desmond Lun is working with counterparts from Boston University and MIT to develop a software program that will definitively state how many people--contributors he calls them--are found in DNA evidence recovered from a crime scene.
Study: DNA Linked To How Much Coffee You Drink Scientists have long known that your DNA influences how much java you consume. Now a huge study has identified some genes that may play a role.
Family Of Convicted Murderer Hopeful New DNA Evidence Will Prove His InnocenceLawyers with the Innocence Project say new DNA evidence proves Wright did not commit the crime, but someone else did.
New DNA Evidence Gets Retrial For Man Convicted Of MurderA convicted murderer will get a retrial after new DNA evidence links another man to the rape and murder of a 77-year-old woman in 1991.
Jury Deliberates West Philadelphia Kindergarten Kidnap-Rape CaseThe five-year-old victim was kidnapped from her kindergarten class by a woman impersonating her mother, then taken to a house and abused in unspeakable ways, causing horrific physical injuries.
FBI Computer Expert Testifies In Kindergarten Kidnapping CaseAn FBI computer expert testified to disturbing evidence found on the computer used under the user names Christina and Guest.
Germantown Man Sentenced To At Least 37 Years In Prison For Gunpoint Rape In North Phila.A 38-year-old Germantown man has been sentenced to 37-and-half to 65 years in prison for a 1998 gunpoint rape in North Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Man Faces Probable Life In Prison For Series Of Brutal Crimes Lamar Rayson was serving a 32 year federal sentence for carjacking and armed robberies in 2005 and 2006, when DNA from that case linked him to an armed 2004 rape and robbery.