Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $80,094)
The objective of this program is to accelerate the analysis of convicted offender samples collected by States in order to provide CODIS-compatible data for all 13 CODIS core STR loci for local, State, and national DNA databases so that law enforcement is provided with critical investigative information in a timely manner. All convicted offender DNA profiles obtained with funding from this announcement are to be included in the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) and the National DNA Index System (NDIS).
- First Step Act: Review and Revalidation of the Bureau of Prisons Needs Assessment System
- Comparative Evaluation of Massively Parallel Sequencing STR kits with the Emphasis on Mixture Deconvolution Utilizing Probabilistic Genotyping.
- Replication Validation of a Human Trafficking Screening Tool for Law Enforcement and Estimation of Prevalence