DNA links inmate Danny Hamilton to killing of Priscilla Lewis 25 Years Ago
Hamilton was linked to the Lewis' killing after investigators submitted evidence to a DNA lab last year that connected him to the 1996 murder.
Man Arrested for 1987 Cold Case Has Conviction Overturned Due to Juror Bias
The juror had experience of violence against a woman and didn't know if she, as a mother, could remain unbiased during the trial, she said.
Mississippi Man Confessed to Second Murder Before November Execution
David Neal Cox, the first man executed in Mississippi since 2012, confessed to a 2007 murder of his sister-in-law before his death for killing his wife.
Man Charged in Half-Sister's Death After DNA Pulled From Conch Shell
David Reed was indicted last week in the 2001 death of Rose Marie Moniz after a Massachusetts cold case unit found a hair inside the shell.
1980 Nevada Murder Victim Identified Through Recent DNA Testing
Police in Nevada said Thursday the identity of a 1980 murder victim was confirmed through new DNA testing, and are reopening the investigation into her death.
Florida Man Jailed Several Times Arrested in 1983 Killing of 21-Year-Old
"I played this in my head a thousand times," the woman's sister said. "I never thought this day would come."
Mother Admits to Strangling Child, Leaving Body in Dumpster After 35 Years
On May 16, 1986, the infant boy was found deceased in a sanitation truck in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Discarded Beer Can Leads to Arrest of Murder Suspect From Cold Case
Using a genealogy database, police were able to identify the murderer from unidentified blood that was left at the original crime scene.
New York Man Charged With Killing World War I Vet in 45-Year-Old Cold Case
"After 45 years, the alleged killer of a WWI Veteran is being held accountable and brought to justice," Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz said.
Hitchhiker Who Disappeared 50 Years Ago ID'd Using DNA From His Unknown Kid
Winston Arthur Maxey III was 15 years old when he left his Boise home to pursue a better life in the spring of 1971. He was found dead weeks later in Oregon.
Cop Reported Missing Found Dead, DNA Links Him to Multiple Rapes, Killings
The prosecutor's office confirmed that a DNA test linked a former police officer to one of France's largest cold cases from the 1980s and 1990s.
California Sheriffs Make Arrest in 40-Year Cold Case Murder of a Single Mom
Sonia Carmen Herok-Stone was a single mother when she was killed in 1981.
Man Charged in Cold Case After Submitting DNA to Genealogy Database
"Our success depends on info found in public genealogy databases, where participants—and this is important—must opt-in for law enforcement matches."
78-Year-Old Man Arrested 44 Years After Murder of His Wife
"We hope this arrest can begin to bring some closure to the Vegas family who have been living with questions about Diane's death for nearly 44 years," Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre said in a statement.
'Unsolved Mysteries' Show Inquiry Leads to Arrest in Decade-Long Cold Case
"This is now a very active investigation after laying dormant for years," the Kenner Police Department said in a press release on Friday. "Additional arrests are expected."
FBI Arrests Man Over Double Murder That Baffled Investigators for Decades
FBI agents used DNA evidence to bring charges against a Tennessee man who is suspected of having shot and killed a mother and her 4-year-old daughter nearly three decades ago.
Man Charged With 1988 Kidnapping and Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl
Michaela Garecht, 9, was abducted from the parking lot of a convenience store on the morning of November 19, 1988.
DNA Breakthrough Identifies Suspect in Cold Case Murder of California Teen
Investigators said the body of 17-year-old high school student Mary London was found on a then-rural stretch of San Juan Road in North Sacramento in 1981.
Odd Sock Led Police to a Suspect in 28-Year-Old Murder Case
Nearly three decades after Denise Kulb's death, police say they've tied her murder to her boyfriend, Theodore Donahue, using enhanced photo technology to match a sock found at Donahue's home to one found on Kulb's body.
Paleolithic Murder Where Victim's Skull Was Bashed in Discovered
Researchers say skull found in a Transylvania cave is clear evidence of interpersonal violence among ancient Europeans.
Who is The Doodler? Cops Show New Serial Killer Sketch
Cops have provided the public with an updated age progression image based on their original 1975 sketch.
Man Charged With Murder in True Crime Podcast Case
Chris Dawson, 70, is suspected of murdering his wife in 1982.
Wall Street Bombing: Who Carried Out Historic Attack?
Sunday marks 98 years since a 100-pound bomb turned the iconic street into a scene of bloody chaos.
Investigators: D.B. Cooper's True Identity Discovered
The private team of investigators has claimed the man D.B. Cooper is actually Vietnam veteran Robert Rackstraw.
Tacoma Police Arrest Suspect in 1986 Cold Case
Police initially believed that Welch's case was tied to the murder of 13-year-old Jennifer Bastian—until DNA proved two men were involved.
Man Charged With Murder in 33-Year-Old Cold Case
Jose Ferreira, 50, was charged with the second-degree murder of Carrie Ann Jopek.