Yonkers police give DNA kits to parents in case children go missing

The Yonkers Police Department handed out the DNA

The Yonkers Police Department handed out the DNA kits at the Showcase Cinema. (February 21, 2014 8:31 AM)

The Yonkers Police Department gave out DNA kits yesterday to parents to help in the event that a child goes missing.

Officials say the kits will have the child's name, photo and some personal information in addition to DNA so police are ready in case of a crisis.

One officer says they did a similar event a few months ago, and they handed out 300 kits. They say almost 200 more were handed...

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