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How we reported on the challenges of using ancestry tests to solve crimes – Science News

How we reported on the challenges of using ancestry tests to solve crimes  Science News

Here’s how we found out what happened when an arrest was made in the Golden State Killer case that was tied to genetic testing.

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Sooner or Later Your Cousin’s DNA Is Going to Solve a Murder – The New York Times

Sooner or Later Your Cousin’s DNA Is Going to Solve a Murder  The New York Times

The Golden State Killer case was just the start. Hundreds of cold cases are hot again thanks to a new genealogy technique. The price may be everyone’s genetic …

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Surprisng Facts About At-Home DNA Tests – Reader’s Digest

Surprisng Facts About At-Home DNA Tests  Reader’s Digest

There’s a lot more too it than just sending off some of your spit.

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New Ancestry Campaign Explores Hidden Drama In Family History 04/09/2019 – MediaPost Communications

New Ancestry Campaign Explores Hidden Drama In Family History 04/09/2019  MediaPost Communications

Ancestry.com is unveiling new work in Canada that repositions family history as a sort of personalized entertainment experience. That makes a lot of sense.

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Suspect in decades-old murder, rape cold cases ID’d through DNA: Police – ABC News

Suspect in decades-old murder, rape cold cases ID’d through DNA: Police  ABC News

The man behind a 1989 rape and a 1994 rape and murder in suburban, Washington, D.C., has finally been identified through DNA and genetic genealogy, …

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Arrest of Golden State Killer suspect sparked break in 1999 murders of Alabama teens – AL.com

Arrest of Golden State Killer suspect sparked break in 1999 murders of Alabama teens  AL.com

The 2018 arrest of the alleged Golden State Killer through use of a genealogy and DNA database sparked the chain of events that led to the break in an …

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Ozark police chief: ‘DNA doesn’t lie’ – Dothan First

Ozark police chief: ‘DNA doesn’t lie’  Dothan First

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Through the use of DNA engineering and genetic genealogy, Coley McCraney, a man with no criminal background, has been …

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DNA links suspect to 1999 cold case murders of 2 teenage girls, police say – ABC News

DNA links suspect to 1999 cold case murders of 2 teenage girls, police say  ABC News

Alabama police have linked a suspect to the 1999 cold case murders of two 17-year-old girls using DNA and genetic genealogy. Investigators identified Coley …

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DNA links Navy classmate to 1984 cold case murder of 25-year-old woman – ABC News

DNA links Navy classmate to 1984 cold case murder of 25-year-old woman  ABC News

DNA and genetic genealogy have linked a Navy man to the 1984 murder of his classmate, 25-year-old Pamela Cahanes, authorities announced Thursday.