Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $397,788)
Funds are to be used by States and units of local government with existing crime laboratories that conduct DNA analysis to improve laboratory infrastructure and analysis capacity so that DNA samples can be processed efficiently and cost effectively. These improvements are critical to preventing future DNA backlogs and to helping the criminal justice system use the full potential of DNA technology.
- Community-Led Learning: A Collaborative Approach to Training and Technical Assistance for Violent Crime Problem Analyses
- NIJ Community Violence Intervention Research and Evaluation Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Center
- Caring Connections for Youth: Evaluation of a Countywide Pre-Arrest Diversion Initiative to Reduce Racial/Ethnic Disparities