05/02/2012

Md. police stop taking DNA from suspects

In light of a court ruling, will no longer be collecting DNA

By Ben Weathers
Maryland Gazette

Maryland, Anne Arundel County and Annapolis police departments have announced they will no longer be collecting DNA samples from those arrested for violent crimes.

Last week, the state's highest court struck down part of a law that allowed police to collect DNA samples from those accused of committing violent crimes or trying to...

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