Attorney General Eric Schmitt says counting of untested rape kits in the state is nearly complete.Schmitt said Wednesday that 95.6% of law enforcement agencies and 98.5% of hospitals and Veterans Affairs medical facilities have completed their inventory of sexual assault evidence kits.Former Attorney General Josh Hawley began an audit of the backlog in 2017 after the Columbia Missourian reported Missouri had never done a statewide review of untested rape kits.Schmitt began a SAFE Kits Initiative in February and appointed Judge M.
Thursday, August 08, 2019
Kansas City Rape Kits Counted
A sign of hope in confronting the backlog where KCMO HAS THE WORST RECORD OF UNTESTED RAPE KITS IN THE STATE . . . Still no word on how long it will take to process. Read more: