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**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20150430/dna-legislation-tabled-govt-links-ballistics-data-interpol DNA legislation tabled, Gov't links ballistics data to INTERPOL (30th April 2015)]
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**[http://www.caribbean360.com/news/jamaicas-national-security-minister-says-dna-law-is-solid Caribbean 360: Jamaica’s National Security Minister says DNA law is solid (1st May 2015)]
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**[http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-05/01/c_134201479.htm Xinhua: Jamaica seeks to enhance forensic investigation with DNA technology (1st May 2015)]
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**[http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Security-minister-confident-DNA-Bill-will-withstand-any-challenge Jamaica Observer: Security minister confident DNA Bill will withstand any challenge(1st May 2015)]
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**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20150430/dna-legislation-tabled-govt-links-ballistics-data-interpol Jamaica Gleaner: DNA legislation tabled, Gov't links ballistics data to INTERPOL (30th April 2015)]
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**[http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/DNA-Bill-tabled-in-Parliament Jamaica Observer: DNA Bill tabled in Parliament(29th April 2015)]
 
**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20150320/holness-knight-agree-mandatory-dna-samples-accused Jamaica Gleaner: Holness, Knight Agree On Mandatory DNA Samples From Accused (20th March 2015)]
 
**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20150320/holness-knight-agree-mandatory-dna-samples-accused Jamaica Gleaner: Holness, Knight Agree On Mandatory DNA Samples From Accused (20th March 2015)]
 
**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20150319/holness-calls-national-id-system Jamaica Gleaner: Holness Calls For National ID System (19th March 2015)]
 
**[http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20150319/holness-calls-national-id-system Jamaica Gleaner: Holness Calls For National ID System (19th March 2015)]

Revision as of 07:32, 5 May 2015

Jamaica's DNA database was established in 2002. New legislation was introduced in 2010 but has yet to be adopted.

The 2008 Interpol survey reports that 50 crime scene DNA profiles and 2,607 individuals' profiles, plus 2 unknown/deceased DNA profiles were held in Jamaica at the time of the survey.

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