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Government defends closure of Forensic Science Service

By Dave November 28th, 2011 News Comments Off

From the BBC website a good article by Paul Rincon (Science Editor) regarding the government defending its decision to close the Forensic Science Service (FSS). We have included an excerpt to provide a flavour. For the full article please visit

In its response to a damning inquiry report into the closure, it says allowing the service to enter administration would have seriously damaged the criminal justice system. The government also denies suggestions it did not fully consider alternatives to closure. (more…)