Gazette opinion: The good, bad and ugly of the state crime lab cases

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THE BILLINGS GAZETTE, BYLINE: THE BILLINGS GAZETTE EDITORIAL BOARD Billings, MT The autopy room at the Montana State Crime Lab in Missoula, Montana photographed in October 2015. KURT WILSON, Missoulian A continuing investigation at the state crime lab in ...
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Former police employee pleads guilty in thefts

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The Daily Times, BYLINE: Steve Garrison, Farmington, NM> (Photo: Courtesy of San Juan County Adult Detention Center) FARMINGTON — Ashley Goodvoyce, the 28-year-old former Farmington police evidence technician accused in October 2014...
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Peel police won’t name officer who removed evidence from killing scene

Brampton Guardian, BYLINE: Jacques Gallant and Wendy Gillis/The Toronto Star Brampton, ON Peel Regional Police will not release the name of the officer who took a knife from the hand of 33-year-old Jermaine Carby after he was shot dead in Brampton by a P...
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Evidence lost in fire could affect court cases

Star Tribune, BYLINE: David Chanen Star Tribune Minneapolis, MN Thousands of items were destroyed or damaged in April blaze at Minneapolis property room. The small, smoky fire burned only a short time in the Minneapolis Police Department’s property room last ...
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Investigation Begins After Thousands of Dollars Disappear from Sheriff's Office Evidence Room

WHSV-TV3, BYLINE: Isabel Rosales Video Augusta County, VA AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) -- Nearly $4,000 have disappeared from the Augusta County Sheriff's Office. It was evidence from a drug case and was being held inside the office's evidence room. Now the Virginia S...
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Performance Audit of New Orleans PD Evidence Room Released

Evidence Technology Magazine, PDF: Performance Audit of New Orleans Police Department New Orleans, LA The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) released in early December a report titled “ Performance Audit of the New Orleans Police Department Ce...
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Inside the Montclair Police Department Evidence Room:

The Montclair Times,, BYLINE: Eric Kiefer Staff Writer | The Montclair Times, Montclair, NJ Changing of the guard Firearms like this Mossberg shotgun are among the thousands of items sitting on the shelves of the Montcla...
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Farmington police evidence room review confirms need for change

The Daily Times Four Corners News, BYLINE: Steve Garrison The Daily Times, Farmington, NM Mock assessors call for new policies, security measures Eva Barron, civilian operation supervisor with the Farmington Police...
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