Forensics: Looking at years of forensic quality issues, D.C. agencies to launch post-conviction reviews in light of crisis at Department of Forensic Sciences – The Washington Post

Almost a decade ago, this lab lost its “independence” from law enforcement control, and the police/DA/mayor bunch took over. It has gone down hill ever since. The department lost its accreditation in May and recently came under fire for alleged policies in its crime lab’s quality-control system.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2021/10/15/dc-agencies-launch-post-conviction-reviews-light-crisis-department-forensic-sciences/

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Dr. Michael Bowers is a long time forensic consultant in the US and international court systems.
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