Selma and Richard Eikelenboom flew to Boston last week to work on the case of Aaron Hernandez. Biological samples were taken for DNA investigations at the facilities of the forensic laboratory in the headquarters of the Boston police. The lab holds the same ASCLD accreditation asRead More
Comment by Richard Eikelenboom
The shooting of travelers at the airport in Fort Lauderdale is extremely tragic. Not only for the victims and their families, but also for the decorated veteran shooter and his family. It is clear by now that the shooter had issues
The amount of cases in which DNA proved that people were convicted innocent is increasing every year. It is clear that innocence projects are of great importance. Of course a number of people claim to be innocent while they are guilty. Innocence projects can sortRead More
The relevance of cytochrome P450 polymorphism in forensic medicine and akathisia-related violence and suicideDNA
This article describes three homicides, in which antidepressants and CYP450 were of great importance.
James Eagan Holmes (born December 13, 1987) is an American convicted on 24 counts of murder and 140 counts of attempted murder for the 2012 Aurora shooting that killed 12 people and injured 70 others at a Century movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, on July 20, 2012. He had no known criminalRead More
Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot who deliberately crashed his Germanwings flight killing everyone on board, kept a diary that reveals how profoundly disturbed he was in the months leading up to the disaster, it has emerged.
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The Sierre coach crash occurred on 13 March 2012 near Sierre, Switzerland, when a coach carrying school teachers and pupils crashed into a wall in the Sierre Tunnel. Of the 52 people on board, 28 were killed in the crash, including both drivers, all four teachers, and 22 of the 46Read More
The article below describes the viewing of the evidence by experts retained by Jose Baez in the case of the Casey Anthony. My wife Selma and me (Richard Eikelenboom) investigated the evidence for possible traces of DNA. Although the condition of most of the evidence wasRead More
The Michelle Lawless case is a very difficult case top solve because it is a long time ago that it happened and there was no DNA awareness at the time. This causes DNA contamination of the evidence. However it is pretty sure that the perpetrator(s)Read More