They’re poor, more likely to be sexually abused, end up in foster care, drop out of school, become homeless. They’re often the prey of traffickers.
Experts say the field of forensic DNA is having a moment of truth about years of overstated claims, and it may tarnish its reputation as the “gold standard” of legal evidence.
Days later, the woman told her story to a VPSO who interviewed witnesses and sought to arrest the man — but by then he was already in Nome’s Anvil Mountain Correctional Center, arrested in April on separate charges of resisting arrest.
Though serious crimes like homicide, sexual assaults, and theft nudged slightly down from 2013 to 2014, it was not in every category.
Chemical weapons were used in Syria “on a relatively large scale” on Aug. 21, says U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who issued a report by U.N. inspectors Monday.
Quebec police are looking into whether Saturday’s train derailment and the massive explosions that followed in the small town of Lac-Megantic were caused by “foul play or criminal negligence
Police found hundreds of rounds of ammunition, guns, three photos of “what appears to be a deceased human covered with plastic” and other evidence when they searched the Newtown, Conn., home of killer Adam Lanza, according to records released Thursday.
Parnell advocated for a comprehensive crime bill, but the bulk of his speech focused on increasing energy production.
A 22-year-old who allegedly rolled her truck and then drove away Wednesday night is cited for negligent driving and failure to give notice. Meanwhile, police say they have a suspect in this morning’s stabbing on Douglas, but have not released his name.
Newton Lambert says he’s innocent of the murder of Anne Benolken.