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Toward a comparison of DNA profiling and databases in the United States and England / Jeremiah Goulka [and others].

Contributor(s): Goulka, Jeremiah E | Rand Corporation.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Technical report (Rand Corporation): TR-918-ISEC.Copyright date: ©2010Description: 1 online resource (30 pages) : color illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0833051474; 0833051601; 9780833051479; 9780833051608.Subject(s): Chemistry, Forensic -- England | Chemistry, Forensic -- United States | DNA -- Analysis | Evidence, Criminal -- England | Evidence, Criminal -- Great Britain | Evidence, Criminal -- United States | Social sciences | Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment | Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena | Biometric Identification | Biometry | Chemicals and Drugs | Criminology | Databases as Topic | Databases, Factual | Databases, Genetic | Databases, Nucleic Acid | Disciplines and Occupations | DNA Fingerprinting | DNA | Epidemiologic Methods | Forensic Genetics | Forensic Medicine | Forensic Sciences | Genetic Techniques | Health Occupations | Information Science | Information Storage and Retrieval | Information Systems | Investigative Techniques | Medical Informatics Applications | Medical Informatics | Medicine | Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides | Nucleic Acids | Social Sciences | Statistics as Topic | Chemistry, Forensic | DNA -- Analysis | Evidence, Criminal | LAW -- Criminal Law -- General | LAW -- Forensic Science | Social sciences | England | Great Britain | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Toward a comparison of DNA profiling and databases in the United States and England.DDC classification: 363.25/8 Online resources: Digital version
Contents:
Introduction -- How do the U.S. and English systems and processes compare? -- How do turnaround and backlog compare in the U.S. and English systems? -- Comparing the U.S. and English databases and thinking about match-rates.
Summary: RAND researchers explored the U.S. and English forensic DNA analysis systems to find out whether England has capitalized more fully on their crime-fighting potential than the U.S. system.
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At head of title: Issues in policing.

Caption title.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 26-30).

Introduction -- How do the U.S. and English systems and processes compare? -- How do turnaround and backlog compare in the U.S. and English systems? -- Comparing the U.S. and English databases and thinking about match-rates.

RAND researchers explored the U.S. and English forensic DNA analysis systems to find out whether England has capitalized more fully on their crime-fighting potential than the U.S. system.

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