Body of Evidence Part 1-4

Number 16390
Subject Crime Labs
Source NBC News
State NY
Year 1999
Publication Date April 21, 1999
Summary Dateline NBC examined the reliability of forensic evidence in crime laboratories, and found that these labs were understaffed, underfunded and overworked. In one case, the lab had a history of allegations of shoddy work, such as falsification of reports and inferior work.
Category
Pages 32
Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT crime; justice system; crime labs
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