Connecticut requires DNA testing of convicted felons, but now a proposal at the legislature would require DNA testing of those accused of serious felonies.
A man who lived a Jekyll-and-Hyde lifestyle as he sexually assaulted women from Virginia to Rhode Island over 12 years asked, “Why haven’t you picked me up sooner?” when he was arrested last week, a prosecutor said Monday in court.
Hartford police say DNA evidence from the vehicle which struck and killed a Hartford Hospital employee helped lead them to a suspect in the case.
DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ A former Connecticut man charged last year with the 1992 strangulation of a Bethel man found dead in his home has been acquitted. The Danbury News Times reports that 49-year-old Donald […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A 19-year-old Hartford man accused of shooting a city police officer in July has been ordered to submit a DNA sample to investigators. A judge on Thursday granted prosecutors’ request for […]
The state says some DNA test kits purchased from a California supplier may have failed to produce a genetic profile for some evidence samples where only a small amount of genetic material was present.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A state expert says DNA evidence links victims of a fatal 2007 Connecticut home invasion with two men charged in the attack. John Schienman testified Friday in the murder trial […]