Sacramento Police Detectives Crack Jane Doe Cold Case From 2001More than 18 years later, detectives have identified a woman whose body was found burned inside a dumpster in Sacramento.
Sperm Donor Sues After Ancestry.com Reveals He Has 12 More Offspring Than PromisedWhen an Oregon medical student was asked to donate sperm in 1989, he was promised that only five offspring would be born -- all on the other side of the country -- according to a lawsuit alleging a clinic violated the agreement by allowing the birth of at least 17 babies, among other alleged violations.
Neighbors React To Arrest Of Suspect Linked To Decades-Old Rape CasesA man who lived in East Sacramento for decades and who was arrested in Georgia Friday will face charges in three violent sexual assaults.
Task Force Uses DNA Technology To Close 2 South Lake Tahoe Cold CasesAuthorities have closed the books on two murders from the late 1970s in South Lake Tahoe.
DNA Test Reunites Brothers After 70 YearsTwo brothers have reunited after 70 years, thanks to a DNA test.
You Might Not Be Anonymous, Thanks To Genealogy DatabasesBased on the success of identifying the Golden State Killer suspect, the long-range familial search is poised to become a standard investigative tool
23andme DNA Results To Be Used By Glaxo For New Drug ResearchIf you gave up a saliva swab to find out your ancestry, your genes might now be used in pharmaceutical research.
California Biobank Stores DNA From Every California BabyYou probably know where your Social Security card, birth certificate and other sensitive information is being stored, but what about your genetic material?
California Could Soon Get Access To More Inmate DNAA proposed ballot initiative attempts to keep prisoners locked up, and get more DNA into state databases.
Suspected Burglar Tracked Down From DNA Left In Victim's ToiletA man accused of burglarizing a Southern California home took a bathroom break and left DNA evidence in the toilet that led to his arrest, an investigator said Tuesday.
DNA test shows Vietnam twins had different fathersA scientist and state media say Vietnam has identified an extremely rare set of bi-paternal twins, or twins with different fathers.
DNA From Man's Beard Leads To ArrestPolice say a suspect was caught by a whisker when DNA from his beard hair led to his arrest.