Authorities believe they may have a geographic lead into where the girl was from based on a forensic pollen analysis.
An investigation turned up racist and homophobic messages exchanged between three officers who...
NY lawmakers are promoting the idea of a “Textalyzer”—a device that could give police access to...
Part of the defense's argument relies on some unknowns concerning the secondary transfer of...
The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation.
The 13 ships were split into five groups in Newport Harbor, and researchers believe the group that included the Lord Sandwich was positively located.
A serial killer preying on vulnerable young black women on the rough streets of South Los Angeles eluded police for two decades until someone rifling through a dumpster in 2007 noticed red fingernails poking out of a garbage bag.
As the world watched the FBI spar with Apple this winter in an attempt to hack into a San Bernardino shooter's iPhone, federal officials were quietly waging a different encryption battle in a Los Angeles courtroom.
Marijuana has long been the drug du jour among teenagers across the country, and for good reason—it continues to be the most easily accessible.
Traditional decomposition models may have to be reconsidered, according to an ambitious new series of studies by a team of researchers at the famed “Body Farm.”
ISIS has long leveraged social media to spread propaganda and even coordinate targets for attacks, using an ever-shifting collection of social media accounts for recruitment and even to call for attacks on individuals ISIS leaders have designated as enemies
Here’s the forensic news you might have missed over the weekend, and what you’ll want to know to get you through your work week.
The body of a young woman was found in the brush off Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles on No. 16, 1969. Forty-six years later, a series of developments have identified her as a girl who moved to LA from Montreal – and then ended up being brutally slain by the side of a road. Whether she was a victim of the then-at-large Manson Family remains to be seen.
A century ago, more than 60,000 tigers roamed the wild. Today, the worldwide estimate has dwindled to around 3,200.
The number of reported breaches of organizations' data has been growing hyperbolically over the past few years, based on data in Verizon's 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR).
The US House unanimously approved legislation Wednesday requiring authorities to obtain a court warrant to acquire e-mails and data stored in the cloud.
Each year, more than 100,000 children take the stand to testify in criminal, civil or juvenile courts, but legal protections for these underage witnesses and victims greatly vary from state to state.
Researchers are using unique electronic “voices” to hopefully help investigator identify devices on electrical grid control networks.
The FBI says it won't publicly disclose the method that allowed it to access a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers.