DNA samples

Two_DNA_swab_collection_kits,_Essex,_England,_2006_Wellcome_L0066866
Dec 11 '15 08:54

Almost 12 thousand criminal suspects managed to not give a DNA sample after being arrested. This mostly involves thieves and assaulters, but also dozens of murderers and rapists

Ard_van_der_Steur_2015_(1)
Apr 1 '15 14:14

Specialist police officers and forensic investigators who refuse to give a sample of their DNA for an internal database could be excluded from criminal investigations in the future, Minster Ard van der Steur of Security and Justice said on Wednesday in the Tweede Kamer, the lower house of parliament.

Amsterdam police
Feb 13 '15 13:46

About a quarter of the forensic detectives in the Netherlands refused to give an DNA sample for the elimination database of the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI), a spokesperson for the National Police confirmed today, NU reports.

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