Drug driving cases dropped over forensics

Drug driving cases dropped over forensics
 

Around 50 drug driving prosecutions have been dropped because original test results may have been "manipulated".
More than 10,000 cases involving drugs - including violent and sexual crimes - may have been affected, according to the National Police Chiefs' Council.
It looked into Randox Testing Services in Manchester after two men were arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice in February.
Re-tests will have been carried out on 1,500 cases by the end of the year.
Lawyers for two people convicted over road deaths are now seeking to take their cases to the Court of... read more

 
21 November 2017 in Regional, Views: 47
Source: BBC
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