19 October 2017

Minister for Health: Ross independent inquiry into PathWest complete

An independent inquiry that examined 19 forensic cases from PathWest's Forensic Biology Department (FBD) has found the standard of DNA science at the laboratory to be consistently high.

The inquiry was initiated by the Director General of Health following an Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) investigation into cases potentially affected by the misconduct of a PathWest employee.

Read the media statement (external site).