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Describe how DNA has enhanced law enforcement.

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DNA has enhanced law enforcement largely because it gives law enforcement more ways to identify who is guilty of a particular crime.

In the days before DNA evidence was widely usable, there was no way to identify who had left a blood stain or a hair or bodily fluids at the scene of a crime.  Today, such things can be used to...

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