untested rape kits
The Democratic presidential hopeful announced a far-reaching plan on Thursday to examine the hundreds of thousands of rape kits that remain untested.
It’s estimated that another 155,000 or more sex assault evidence kits still await testing.
Maybe the effort will push them to take action.
"You guys are taking the Marie Kondo method a little too far."
Michigan has no statute of limitations for filing first-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. A consistent supporter of
A piece in the Washington Post highlights the growing backlog of untested rape test kits that are sitting in police storage units while rapists run free and victims suffer. Missing from the story, however, is one of the biggest contributors to this backlog.
According to the Justice Department, there are currently 400,000 untested rape kits sitting in evidence rooms across the
Norris insisted in an interview with The Huffington Post that he was not against providing funding for rape kits. He said
In Texas, Carol Bart's rape kit sat untested for nearly two decades before it was finally processed, identifying her attacker
Every other week, I sit in meetings with our team in Detroit, and hear about the incredible investigative leads we are gathering from rape kit testing, and the enthusiasm of the police and prosecutors to pursue those leads. The only thing stopping them is the money they need to do their jobs.