DNA lab backlog dooms L.A. assault cases
LAPD finds faulty fingerprint work
By Richard Winton
Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES — As many as 200 potential sexual assault cases have gone without prosecution because Los Angeles police officials failed to meet legal deadlines to test DNA evidence that might have identified a suspect, according to a city audit released Monday.
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