Profile of GEDmatch, a genealogy website that has helped crack more than a dozen cold cases after it was used to uncover the identity of the Golden State Killer (Heather Murphy/New York Times)

Heather Murphy / New York Times:
Profile of GEDmatch, a genealogy website that has helped crack more than a dozen cold cases after it was used to uncover the identity of the Golden State Killer  —  Fifteen murder and sexual assault cases have been solved since April with a single genealogy website.



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