Suzanna Ryan, MS, D-ABC, is a former forensic DNA analyst and forensic DNA Technical leader with 15 years of experience in the field of Forensic Serology and DNA Analysis. In this video, she’s interviewed by Nick Rishwain, Vice President of Client Relations for Experts.com.
Cold cases are a major problem as they are a recurring drain on the resources of our law enforcement agencies and they prevent victims and their families from getting closure. Using the M-Vac System can help to solve many of these cases by collecting DNA material where previous methods were unable to do so.
AISOCC President and Detective Kenneth Mains, along with Forensic DNA Expert Suzanna Ryan, discuss how the M-Vac can help change the outcomes of some of the latest cold cases and how investigators should approach using the M-Vac System.
America’s fascination with the TV crime show has spilled over into the courtroom. Today, Prosecutors and Defense Attorneys are faced with juries expecting, almost demanding some type of cool new scientific evidence. However, Hollywood and reality share little in common when it comes to crime scene investigations. Not every crime scene will produce some type of evidence that can be analyzed. Not every crime lab has the “wiz-bang’ gadgets shown on TV. In fact, few if any do. This week we will discuss the myths, realities, and limitations of DNA evidence. We will also talk about the future of DNA processing and what new information can be revealed about a person just through DNA