Officials to review possibly mishandled 800 rape cases

Posted at 10:21 AM, Jan 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-11 16:41:41-05

NEW YORK (PIX11) – The city’s medical examiner’s office is reviewing more than 800-rape cases in which critical DNA evidence was mishandled.

Supervisors have so far found 26-cases in which a technician failed to detect biological evidence when some actually existed.