Biden: Investigation of State Medical Examiner’s drug lab reveals systemic failings, urgent need for reform
Attorney General Beau Biden today issued a preliminary report outlining the findings of a joint Department of Justice/Delaware State Police investigation into the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner’s Controlled Substances Unit (“CSU”).
“Trafficking in contraband cigarettes is a growing trend that funds criminal enterprises and it’s a concern to law enforcement,” Attorney General Biden said. “We are working with our local and national law enforcement partners and with our sister states to enforce criminal penalties for those who possess contraband cigarettes and use our roadways to smuggle them across state lines.”
A Kent County man who killed his girlfriend in their Leipsic residence last summer and attempted to dispose of her remains in a wooded lot nearby was convicted of her death this morning and was sentenced to prison, Attorney General Beau Biden announced today.
Attorney General Beau Biden today announced that his office has secured indictments charging two employees of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) with multiple offenses as a result of the ongoing criminal investigation into compromised drug evidence in the OCME’s Controlled Substances Lab.
A pair of defendants charged with killing a Dover businessman were sentenced to serve lengthy prison terms today in Kent County Superior Court, Attorney General Beau Biden announced.