| Oct 25, 2010
When you enter the new $14 million home of the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science at the University of New Haven, you are instantly immersed in the bloodstained world of forensic investigation, and particularly in the cases handled by Lee in his...
| Nov 1, 2010
Three teenaged girls in Dale City faced a real life horror Halloween night last year. At a shopping plaza, a gunman forced the girls down a nearby hill to a ravine. "He had them lay face down away from him", said Detective Steve Piaskowski with the Prince...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 6:48 PM
A mock crime scene has some metro kids learning about crime scene investigation over their winter break.
The class gives kids a chance to work first hand with Mission, Kansas police investigators. Students learn about solving crimes through forensic...
| Jan 6, 2011
It's a potential murder mystery that occurred at sea. A dead Ukrainian sailor was found on a ship at the Port of Houston. Now, the FBI is looking into the death.
It's a case that involves international law with lots of agencies deciding who will lead the...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 2:44 PM
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in a five year old breaking and entering case.
Deputies arrested 29-year-old Timothy Brad Puryear in connection with the breaking and entering of Edmondson's Cleaners in South Boston back in April...
| May 4, 2010
“Three Wishes: A True Story of Good Friends, Crushing Heartbreak, and Astonishing Luck on Our Way to Love and Motherhood”
By Pamela Ferdinand, Carey Goldberg and Beth JonesLittle, Brown and Company, 288 pages, $24.99
Pamela Ferdinand had...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:56 PM
If Casey Anthony had been tried 30 years ago in that same Orange County courtroom, she probably would be facing a death sentence today instead of the few measly years she spent awaiting trial.
The 25-year-old mother who last week slipped out of a...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Dr. Tim Rohrig has a way to describe the dangers of potpourri and bath salts.
“It's like playing chemical Russian roulette,” says Rohrig who leads the Sedgwick County Forensic Science Center.
His scientists are trying to catch up to a...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 3:27 PM
An Ashkenazi Jewish woman in her 50s, Rachel, is diagnosed with breast cancer. Her mother, Sadie, age 80, has a history of melanoma, which was treated successfully. Sadie's younger sister, Zelda, died of breast cancer in her early 40s many years ago....
| Mar 7, 2011
| 7:45 PM
It could solve one of the highest profile murders in our area, it's already helped to find one serial killer. It's called familial DNA testing and Virginia could start using it by the end of the year.
Each time DNA evidence is collected at crime...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Upon first hearing that Alan Jackson would be speaking at Flintridge Preparatory School, the students were a bit skeptical. We have had our share of monotonous speakers that we feel waste two hours of our lives while the adults next to us are riveted by...