Carina Haynes selected as new director of Houston’s Crime Scene Unit
Houston Forensic Science Center appoints new crime scene unit director following claims of toxic work environment
The Worsening Massachusetts Crime Lab Scandal Is Just the Beginning
CSI Houston: How a Texas lab has remade the science of forensics
Pot cases down, confusion up after pot law change
Houston sees increase in fentanyl-laced drugs
Deadly fentanyl found in XTC ‘party pills’ targeted at teens in Houston area
Fentanyl seizures rise in Houston
Deadly fentanyl, meth combo found in tablets that look like ‘party’ drugs, Houston forensic lab warns
Fentanyl-laced ecstasy found in Houston
Experts present details about finding first fentanyl-laced ecstasy tablet in Houston area
Dozens of guns seized daily as violent crime ‘never stops’
Legislation to eliminate rape kit backlog has turned out to be toothless. Austin should do something about it.
Dallas has the largest backlog of rape kits in the state — by a long shot
Will bringing science back to the White House reinvigorate forensics reform?
Investigation underway at HFSC following claims of toxic work environment
Caution is necessary when expanding field testing capabilities
New DNA technology at Houston lab can help solve crimes faster
Rapid DNA tests expected to help Houston police with rising murder investigations
Houston’s rate of unsolved murders is soaring. Experts say the police department is to blame.
13 Investigates: How nearly 350 murders this year impacts victims and solving crimes
New research offers insight into drunk, drugged driving in Houston
Opinion: Protect Texans from drugged driving and expand marijuana testing capabilities
Hemp or marijuana? After a year in the dark, Harris County prosecutors will finally know.
Hemp or Marijuana? Houston lab can finally tell the difference
NY State Prisons Abruptly Suspend Drug Tests For Contraband
COVID-19 in staff puts Houston Forensic Science Center ‘precariously close’ to limiting crime scene responses
Austin City manager proposes police cuts, but where will that money go?
Project Profile: Houston Forensic Science Center
HPD Broadcast: Community and Trust
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: New research reveals scope of Houston’s PCP problem
HFSC’s CEO to tell students, parents in Fort Worth about the dangers of vaping
HFSC completes accreditation assessment of facility following move
HFSC adopts standards approved by national forensic organization
HFSC praises Congress for approving crucial grant dollars for DNA testing
Mayor Turner, City Council, state and federal lawmakers celebrate grand opening of Houston’s new crime lab
MEDIA AVAILABILITY Sen. Cornyn, Mayor Turner, HFSC, sexual assault survivors demand U.S. House approve grant dollars for rape kit testing
Blood tube vendor recalls vials, drunk driving tests at risk
HFSC’s new exoneree board member available for interviews
Mayor taps one of San Antonio Four to HFSC board, appoints new chair
City Council to vote on including one of San Antonio Four on HFSC board
Mayor, HFSC, DA, HPD Chief Announce Houston’s Launch of Rape Kit Tracking
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