Follow-Up: Conviction using DNA Spit Kit
"The warden had to wait with salvia dripping from
his glasses and face for around four minutes until a team leader from
NCP, arrived with a [DNA] ’spit kit’.
This past year in the UK, traffic wardens and train drivers have been armed with DNA spit kits in reaction to the frequency with which these employees get spat upon by disgruntled members of the public. The first conviction was handed down this week in Manchester where a DNA spit kit was used to gather evidence (dripping off the glasses of a traffic warden described above).