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How police tricked suspect in 1976 double murder to hand over his saliva – ABC News

How police tricked suspect in 1976 double murder to hand over his saliva  ABC News

In the summer of 1976, David Schuldes and his fiance, Ellen Matheys, were enjoying a weekend camping trip in Silver Cliff, Wisconsin, when they were shot …

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‘People still care’: Man murdered in 1960s ID’d through genetic genealogy – ABC News

‘People still care’: Man murdered in 1960s ID’d through genetic genealogy  ABC News

A murdered man discovered in a Maryland trash can in 1985 has finally been identified through genetic genealogy, police said.

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Golden State Killer breakthrough garners global acclaim as ‘DNA Hit of the Year’ – ABC10.com KXTV

Golden State Killer breakthrough garners global acclaim as ‘DNA Hit of the Year’  ABC10.com KXTV

The DNA breakthrough in the Golden State Killer case was said to have started a national phenomenon across the country to solve some of the country’s worst …

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Golden State Killer/East Area Rapist probe wins international DNA investigation award – Sacramento Bee

Golden State Killer/East Area Rapist probe wins international DNA investigation award  Sacramento Bee

The investigation that led to the arrest of a suspect in the Golden State Killer/East Area Rapist case has won an international award as “DNA Hit of the Year.

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Rapid City police solve 51-year-old cold case with help of genealogy – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Rapid City police solve 51-year-old cold case with help of genealogy  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Rapid City authorities say they have solved a cold case after more than 50 years. In a press conference Monday afternoon, Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris …

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Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites – PhillyVoice.com

Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites  PhillyVoice.com

Researchers don’t have a very clear or comprehensive picture of how direct-to-consumer customers use their raw data and these kinds of third-party tools.

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DNA leads Colorado police to arrest of murder suspect in 32-year-old cold case – USA TODAY

DNA leads Colorado police to arrest of murder suspect in 32-year-old cold case  USA TODAY

Authorities who used a DNA sample to create an image of the possible suspect in a 32-year-old murder case have arrested a suburban Denver man.

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Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites – The Conversation – US

Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites  The Conversation – US

New research investigated who uses the wide array of tools available to people who’ve received their own raw genetic data and want to maximize what they …

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Man who’s DNA was traced on genealogy site tried for murder – Sky News

Man who’s DNA was traced on genealogy site tried for murder  Sky News

A young couple’s brutal murder remained unsolved for decades until investigators tried a new forensic technique.