According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, 346,154 children went missing in 2020. During a time where many remained home, this number is low in comparison to previous years. Scary thought. While we hope the time never comes, should you need to find your child in an emergency, having a child safety DNA profile is essential. Having the information necessary to find your child brings peace of mind and helps to increase the chances of recovery.
Here, we are taking a more in-depth look at child DNA profiling. What is it? Should you obtain the testing? And why Endeavor DNA is the go-to for all of your DNA profiling needs.
What is child safety DNA profiling?
No matter what age you are, everyone has a unique 15 genetic loci DNA profile. This piece of information, along with the physical characteristics of your child can be handed to law enforcement should your child go missing. The more information provided, the chances of search and recovery increase as the identification process becomes easier.
Should the worst-case scenario occur, a child safety DNA profile may bring closure to families and friends. With this information, authorities are empowered to compare results within the CODIS (combined DNA Index System). The same information can also be used at crime scenes and in comparison to samples obtained from convicted offenders.
Why Endeavor DNA is your best option.
Among a sea of testing sites, Endeavor DNA stands above the rest. All Endeavor DNA profile tests utilize stringently validated testing procedures, including up to 23 STR loci and the gender identification marker amelogenin, to achieve 100% accurate results.
When it comes to obtaining a child safety DNA profile, contact Endeavor DNA for results you can trust. Our experienced caseworkers are available to answer questions and walk you through the process. Contact Endeavor DNA today by calling (888) 432-3855.