Forensic Investigator Creates Corpse Database

A Milwaukee medical examiner is using new media to identify the old and forgotten on the web. Mike Simley, a forensic investigator in Milwaukee County, Wisc., built and launched an online database of unidentified deceased bodies that have been in his morgue for up to 30 years, awaiting a family member or friend who can claim them as their own. "I was just desperate to get people identified," Simley said. "Everyone is born with an identity and deserves to die and be put to rest with the same...Full Story
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