Rape Kit Update


More than half of the total back-logged inventory of rape kits have now been analyzed or are awaiting analysis at labs, the city’s Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Taskforce revealed today.

This month’s report shows that 53 percent of the kits have been tested or are at labs. As a result of the DNA tests conducted so far, the Memphis Police Department (MPD) has initiated 566 investigations — 163 are active and 403 have closed.…

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News Blog, Memphis Flyer via http://www.memphisflyer.com/NewsBlog/archives/2015/06/16/rape-kit-update

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