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Hitting the Books: Widespread DNA testing could intensify American racism

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Hitting the Books: Widespread DNA testing could intensify American racism

Hitting the Books: Widespread DNA testing could intensify American racism

Every time we log on, our personal data including where we go, what we search for, who we interact with and what we buy is scraped, siphoned, collected, analyzed, categorized and monetized ...

DOJ Moves Forward with Dangerous Plan to Collect DNA from Immigrant Detainees

DOJ Moves Forward with Dangerous Plan to Collect DNA from Immigrant Detainees

The Department of Justice’s (DOJ) recently-issued final rule requiring the collection of DNA from hundreds of thousands of individuals in immigration detention is a dangerous and ...

U.S. Government Plans to Collect DNA From Detained Immigrants

U.S. Government Plans to Collect DNA From Detained Immigrants

The Department of Homeland Security said it would begin testing on hundreds of thousands of immigrants in federal detention facilities.

U.S. to Collect DNA of All Undocumented Migrants

U.S. to Collect DNA of All Undocumented Migrants

The DHS is developing a plan to take DNA samples from each of the undocumented immigrants and store it in a national database for criminal DNA profiles, they said.

US takes step to require DNA samples from asylum-seekers

US takes step to require DNA samples from asylum-seekers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to collect DNA samples from asylum-seekers and other migrants detained by immigration officials and will add the information to a ...

Genetic genealogy can help solve cold cases. It can also accuse the wrong person.

Genetic genealogy can help solve cold cases. It can also accuse the wrong person.

For law enforcement, the case for using genetic genealogy is strong. But it's not foolproof.

ICE Is Planning To Expand DNA Collection Of Detained Immigrants Nationwide

ICE Is Planning To Expand DNA Collection Of Detained Immigrants Nationwide

Sources said ICE officials have also explored advocating for the prosecution of immigrants who refuse to have their DNA collected.

Exclusive: DHS to start DNA testing to establish family relationships on the border

Exclusive: DHS to start DNA testing to establish family relationships on the border

The Department of Homeland Security will start a DNA testing pilot program next week to help identify and prosecute individuals posing as families in an effort to target human smuggling, ...

The US wants to collect DNA from immigrant detainees for a federal criminal database

The US wants to collect DNA from immigrant detainees for a federal criminal database

It raises concerns about privacy rights and the tests’ accuracy.

Do Not Access – Is Law Enforcement Access to Commercial DNA Databases a Substantial Privacy Concern?

Do Not Access – Is Law Enforcement Access to Commercial DNA Databases a Substantial Privacy Concern?

(Source) The use of forensic genetic genealogy (FGG) as an investigative tool for law enforcement has become, “if not exactly routine, very much normalized.” The normalization is in large ...

DOJ doesn't go far enough to limit searches of consumer DNA services

DOJ doesn't go far enough to limit searches of consumer DNA services

A new policy allows police to search genetic profiles from commercial databases if they cannot identify a suspect through the FBI’s system.

Human Rights Watch Submits Comments on Proposed Rule on DNA-Sample Collection from Immigration Detainees

Human Rights Watch Submits Comments on Proposed Rule on DNA-Sample Collection from Immigration Detainees

Human Rights Watch urges the US Department of Justice to withdraw a proposed rule that would require the Department of Homeland Security to collect DNA samples from certain immigrants ...

Privacy at risk: Trump plan to collect DNA from detained immigrants should alarm all of us

Privacy at risk: Trump plan to collect DNA from detained immigrants should alarm all of us

If we normalize forced DNA collection, we open ourselves up to a scary world in which we are bodies to be tracked and not trusted.

DHS Kicks Off DNA Collection Program for Some Detainees at Border

DHS Kicks Off DNA Collection Program for Some Detainees at Border

Border agencies will send samples to the FBI’s databases for indefinite storage.