Queens D.A. Says Rape Conviction Underlines The Importance Of DNA EvidenceAndrew Barrett, 22, was convicted of first-degree course of sexual conduct, first-degree rape, first-degree attempted rape, and third-degree robbery, the Queens District Attorney's office announced on Wednesday.
Queens DA: DNA Links Convicted Felon To 1996 Cold Case RapeQueens District Attorney Richard Brown said Richard Thomas was arraigned on first degree rape and sodomy charges for the July 1996 attack.
New York City Uses CSI-Style Techniques To Solve Crimes Against AnimalsNew York City is getting tough on animal abuse, and investigators use cutting-edge technology to put them behind bars.
New Jersey Man Freed After Bite-Mark Evidence Re-ExaminedRichardson was convicted in 1995 of the murder of 19-year-old Monica Reyes, whose body was found in a ditch in Bernards Township in north-central New Jersey.
Hammer Attack Suspect Tied To Great Neck Break-InA man wanted in a violent hammer attack of a Hempstead woman last year, has been connected via DNA to the rape of a 2-year-old Texas girl and one of six violent break-ins on L.I., Nassau Police said.