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San Francisco PD Asks Civilians To Do More Police Work

July 27, 2010  | 

The San Francisco Police Department will begin using civilian investigators to collect fingerprint and DNA evidence at non-violent crime scenes such as burglaries and vehicle break-ins, SF Gate.com reports.

The move is considered controversial by some, yet will free up officers to respond to crimes in progress or dangerous offenders, according to Chief George Gascon.

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