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Official: Police used fake DNA reports during interrogations

VIRGINIA BEACH (AP) — Virginia Beach police used forged documents that linked people's DNA to a crime to get them to confess or cooperate with investigators, Virginia's outgoing attorney general announced Jan. 12. The city’s police department has changed its policy in the wake of the state’s probe, Attorney General Mark Herring said in a statement. ...

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