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Chart: DNA database success rate

February 6, 2013 | 3:30 p.m. CST
The Missouri State Highway Patrol Crime Lab has received more DNA samples as a result of state laws requiring the submission of DNA from felony offenders. The chart represents the percentage of successful matches compared with total samples. Less than one percent of all samples successfully match records in the database.

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