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While the government has been busy skipping up our -- Internet records police nationwide may be collecting something personal.
Police departments around the country have -- amassing their own DNA databases -- potential suspects.
-- some cases the DNA of innocent victims of crimes -- being say.
So is this legal.
Yes according to the Supreme Court you -- -- things that it had its apparent as a former prosecutor.
I -- the collection of evidence because I want to make sure that we have the right.
Person behind bars I want to make sure we're prosecuting the right person and I want to get back sky and the cold case -- from fourteen years ago.
It's kind of my approach -- a cold case file a lot of cases we've been able to solve now.
In -- district attorney offices across the country -- certain points in the go too far what about collecting evidence of innocent victims from a crime scene somebody is it raped -- -- assaulted or robbed her home invasion or something and then -- collected DNA in.
Well what if you're caught up as a this my question on this is if you're in this is for suspects as well so even if you ended up having nothing to do with it.
You're DNA -- is on -- I don't see that but where -- people who are mad at NSA they should be mad about this and the Supreme Court just approved this one as well the other thing that bothers me about the airlines there's not just one entity controlling.
It is all the different police jurisdictions cities states and I have different rules.
And I don't know what there are safeguards are to make sure that people who are innocent -- -- -- caught up in some dragnet aren't violated in the future.
Rights of this has people that are arrested to -- continent you know prosecuting cases say someone -- contacts in the system so if you're at the scene of the crime there's three guys.
You know that have kept.
Supposedly allegedly committed to -- -- suspects.
They're -- get all three and say perhaps only to work and you know end up being prosecuted one was in the wrong place at the right -- But they still got his goods now like five years down the road if he is in -- hanging out with the same people.
And does something out then they're gonna happen it's gonna come up with a positive hit in the system is how that works.
Eric -- I can I just point -- -- it's on the 1 who I am probably the -- and I don't have a problem with this because of the fact that.
They are suspects there is probable cause we're -- they may not be guilty they're not tried yet but -- -- are.
However that that he's not.
I also have a physical and I was actually -- and I got -- here's here's that we don't know the DNA of the whole neighborhood that the crime well.
And -- idea hey -- -- an -- can't really say you know what I can't pick it looks suspicious to me.
That's what you can take is DNA.
Well the point I suspect a crime I mean that's -- us.
Okay we're getting an agreement to techno.
Technology -- it's like it's like terror.
We can't keep up with -- so we have to.
Figure out how to change with it DNA has freed.
As far as I can tell us freed as many people as it has imprisoned so it cuts both ways -- -- stripped out.
Really need to work time to talk about -- because it's.
This is what's going to be of that wave of the future of what's going on this reminds us what your cheek when your everybody's a suspect before their tried and found to be guilty or not he may have that guy in -- in Iraq I think honestly get the DNA right they get -- DNA.
And they swapped the five stinks yes and then we've become the ten yes Australia any specific -- cheeks with a local people there are over the long -- People who are wrongly accused aren't convicted as well one thing -- paying attention to that -- -- that I can't happen.
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