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Announcements – 2018

November 16, 2018
Washington State’s Track-Kit Sexual Assault Kit Tracking System in the News

Washington State’s Track-Kit system for tracking sexual assaults is in the news again, with three recent articles: Sexual assault survivors can track rape kits through new State Patrol system Sexual assault survivors in Washington can now track their rape kits through a new system developed by Washington State Patrol. Read article > Tracking system for […]

October 30, 2018
Washington State Police Announces Full Deployment of Track-Kit Sexual Assault Kit Tracking System

The Washington State Patrol’s new online tracking system for sexual assault kits has concluded its roll-out phase and is now fully implemented. Read the full announcement here.

September 20, 2018
STACS DNA Focuses on Turnkey Services for Forensic DNA Labs at ISHI 2018

WHO: Malena Jimenez, Field Application Specialist Hays Young, Field Application Specialist Tim Stacy, Sales Director WHAT: Learn how forensic DNA labs can get the best DNA sample tracking software without the hassle at ISHI 2018 WHEN: October 24-28 WHERE: International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) Phoenix Convention Center Phoenix, AZ DETAILS: Lab teams are busy […]

September 11, 2018
STACS DNA Software Implemented by Algerian Police Forensic DNA Lab

Direction générale de la sûreté nationale (DGSN), Algeria’s national police force, has implemented STACS-CW Enterprise sample tracking and quality control software at their forensic DNA laboratory in Algiers.

September 10, 2018
Texas Department of Public Safety Announces STACS DNA’s Track-Kit for their Sexual Assault Evidence Tracking System

TX DPS announced that they have selected STACS DNA as the vendor for their Sexual Assault Evidence (SAE) Tracking System. They’ve made the following information available: • Sexual Assault Evidence Tracking System announcement • Program overview and project schedule

August 15, 2018
Newborn Screening Ontario to Track Specimens Province-Wide with Track-Kit™ from STACS DNA

Tracking 150,000 specimens from 200 submitters will save time and improve babies’ future Newborn Screening Ontario (NSO) is implementing Track-Kit specimen tracking software from STACS DNA to all birthing hospitals and midwives across Ontario. Track-Kit will improve tracking and help reduce delays between specimen shipping at hospitals and delivery to the newborn screening laboratory to […]

June 04, 2018
STACS DNA Presents State Rape Kit Tracking Case Studies at Midwest Crime Lab Directors’ Meeting

WHO: Tim Stacy, Forensics Sales Director, STACS DNA WHAT: Presents “Rape Kit Tracking: A Study of How Three Agencies have Implemented Statewide Tracking” WHEN: Tuesday June 5, 2018 2:00 – 2:45 PM WHERE: Midwest Crime Lab Directors’ Meeting Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Bowling Green Laboratory 750 North College Drive Bowling Green, Ohio 43402 […]

May 30, 2018
STACS DNA Explores How Kit Tracking Prevents Delays in Public Health at APHL 2018

WHO: Heather MacIntosh, VP Marketing, and Kyle Kipp, Field Application Specialist, STACS DNA WHAT: INNOVATE! Workshop: You Tell Us: Could This Specimen Tracking Software Expedite Your Testing and Reporting? WHEN: June 3, 7:45-8:45 AM WHERE APHL2018 Annual Meeting Pasadena Convention Center Pasadena, CA Room 208 Booth # 307 DETAILS Knowing where specimens are across the […]

May 18, 2018
STACS DNA Presents Next Generation Sequencing at ASCLD 2018

WHO: Tim Stacy, Forensics Sales Director, STACS DNA WHAT: Presenting at “Seq & You Shall Find: NGS is Advancing Forensic Investigations – Is Your Lab Ready?” WHEN: Tuesday, May 22, 5:30 – 9:30 PM WHERE: American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD) Symposium 2018 Offsite event – Georgia Aquarium Atlanta, GA DETAILS: Session description: Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) […]

May 15, 2018
Rape Victims in Washington Can Now Track Status of Rape Kits Online (video)

Video shows Washington state’s Track-Kit sexual assault kit tracking system in action SEATTLE — Up to 10,000 rape kits in Washington state have yet to be tested and it’s left a lot of survivors in limbo. “It is impossible to navigate this system,” said Leah Griffin, who was raped in 2014. “I assumed that when […]

April 30, 2018
STACS DNA Presents at Qiagen 2018

WHO: Dr. Hays Young, Field Application Specialist WHAT: Presenting as part of the Qiagen 2018 “Database Workflow Solutions” workshop WHEN: May 1, 2018, 13:00 WHERE: 7th QIAGEN Investigator Forum San Antonio, TX Caviler room, Mezzanine DETAILS: Dr. Hays Young, Field Application Specialist, will present as part of the “Database Workflow Solutions” workshop. This half-day, theory-based workshop explores current […]

April 17, 2018
Washington State Deploys STACS DNA’s Track-Kit Sexual Assault Kit Tracking System

Easy-to-use, multi-stakeholder solution on track for statewide implementation in 2018.

March 29, 2018
STACS DNA Presents “Why DNA Analysts Love STACS-CW” at Bode 2018

WHO: Tim Stacy, Sales Director WHAT: Presenting “The Top Five Reasons Why DNA Analysts Love STACS-CW” WHEN: April 5, 2018, 9:30 AM CT WHERE: The 17th Annual Forensic DNA Conference – Bode 2018 Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Chicago, IL Presentation is in the Regency Ballroom Booth #3 DETAILS: Our forensic casework DNA lab customers can’t imagine […]

March 08, 2018
Washington State’s New Online Rape Kit Tracking System About to Launch

Washington is implementing Track-Kit sexual assault kit tracking system from STACS DNA. The system is the result of legislation passed in 2015 to address the rape kit backlog. Three years later, it’s almost up and running for survivors of sexual assault. Read the full story here

February 14, 2018
Three States Choose STACS DNA’s Track-Kit Statewide Sexual Assault Kit Tracking System

The largest states to implement a SAK-tracking system will use Track-Kit to meet their legislative obligations.

January 30, 2018
STACS DNA Names OZ Systems as Track-Kit Value Added Reseller for Newborn Screening

“OZ focuses on babies. Track-Kit focuses on specimens. Together, we reduce risk for newborns.”

Announcements – 2017

June 21, 2017
STACS DNA Gives Forensic DNA Laboratories Complimentary Customization with STACS® Dollars

STACS DNA Inc., the sample tracking software company, today announces the STACS Dollars Program. Forensic DNA labs using STACS software are automatically awarded STACS Dollars that can be used towards customization services each year.

April 27, 2017
STACS DNA Shows How Detailed Audit Trail Reduces Risk for DNA Labs at ASCLD 2017

See how a detailed audit trail of all activity in your DNA lab reduces risk and saves time at ASCLD 2017

April 18, 2017
OZ Systems and STACS DNA Enter into Strategic Alliance to Provide Essential Solutions to Newborn Screening Programs

The partnership creates a one-stop-shop for integrated newborn screening solutions that reduce costs, improve efficiency, upgrade safety measures and enhance mechanisms for capturing and sharing information.

February 14, 2017
STACS DNA Shows How Tracking Transforms DNA Labs at AAFS 2017

WHO: Tim Stacy, Sales Director and Jocelyn Tremblay, President WHAT:  Sample tracking demos for casework and database labs at AAFS 2017 WHEN:   February 15-17, 2017 WHERE: American Academy of Forensic Sciences 69th Annual Scientific Meeting Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Ave New Orleans, LA 70113 Booth 807 DETAILS: Exhibit Booth # 807 STACS DNA […]

Download our free white paper “The Cost of Free: Assessing the Costs and Risks of Adopting Free Software For Your State’s Sexual Assault Kit Tracking System?”

In this paper, STACS DNA explains the criteria to use when considering free software for your statewide sexual assault kit tracking system.


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