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Using DNA To Fight Crimes?

Suaran Singh Sidhu, Lawyer

01-Jul-21 17:00

Using DNA To Fight Crimes?

The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) is urging the govt to reconsider that DNA samples of newborn babies be taken and kept in order to assist in solving criminal cases. We talk to lawyer Suaran Singh to gain an understanding of what this would mean for data privacy.

Image Source: National Cancer Institute, Unsplash

Produced by: Tasha Fusil, Alia Zefri

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn


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Tags:  Evening EditionSocial IssuesPolicy and GovernanceCrimeDNAData PrivacyPolicePDRMLaw and EnforcementGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingHealthcare, Pharma, BiotechPolitics, News, Current Affairs


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