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# forensics - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Fears for missing 17-year-old boy as gardaí seek to identify body parts dumped in bag

Gardaí are awaiting DNA results to identify the body.

# forensics - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Excavations at Tuam mother and baby home expected to start in latter half of 2019

The government must first pass legislation allowing it to carry out excavations.

# forensics - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Meet the woman who solves US murders decades after they have taken place

Dr Erin Kimmerle is considered to be one of America’s best forensic anthropologists.

# forensics - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

UK police forensics 'ignore' attempted burglaries at odd-numbered houses

The scheme was part of cost-cutting measures by the Leicestershire police force.

# forensics - Monday 29 September, 2014

'DNA is sexy' but dental records most useful for identifying bodies

Kerry forensic dentist Paul Keogh told us how his work can help gardaí identify victims and sometimes even the people responsible for crimes.

# forensics - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Scientists use modern forensics to find out which gory wound killed this English king

Three of his injuries had the potential to cause death quickly – two to the skull and one to the pelvis.

# forensics - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Serious criminals will have DNA logged on international database

The Minister for Justice published the Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Bill 2013 today that will force criminals to give DNA samples.

# forensics - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Experts exhume remains of Yasser Arafat

The search for forensic clues into the death of the Palestinian leader continues.

# forensics - Saturday 28 January, 2012

19-year-old woman killed in Galway road accident

Two other people were injured in the single vehicle road traffic collision in Galway city early this morning.

# forensics - Sunday 13 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the world.

# forensics - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Lack of legal aid resources impairs forensic defence, warns lawyer

A defence lawyer warns that defendants are less equipped than prosecutors when it comes to engaging forensic experts to testify – increasing the danger of unsafe convictions.

# forensics - Sunday 11 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# forensics - Monday 9 May, 2011

Dublin teenager dies after being shot in the head

A 19-year-old is shot in broad daylight in Inchicore, and died this evening at St James’s Hospital.