It seems likely that a DNA profile will be an important piece of evidence in the Renee Duckmanton murder trial.
Interestingly, Police obtained the DNA sample of murder suspect Sainey Marong after a Judge issued a search warrant and went undercover as potential homebuyers at his flat’s open home. When there, went into his bedroom and took his comb and cap to get his DNA.
There are three pillars that have guided me through my role as a father, a politician, and now as a Minister; equality, fairness, and kindness. These values are what underpin the Sixth Labour Government, and what I believe are fundamental principles of our justice system.
A. The Act outlines rules for how New Zealand Police and some other government agencies (like the Department of Internal Affairs and Inland Revenue) conduct searches and surveillance when investigating and prosecuting offences and when monitoring compliance with the law.