Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2006, $43,311)
The Forensic Casework DNA Backlog Reduction Program provides formula funding to State and units of local government with existing crime laboratories that conduct DNA analysis. The funds are to be used to analyze backlogged forensic DNA casework samples from forcible rape and murder/non-negligent manslaughter, whether in government-owned accredited laboratories or through accredited fee-for-service vendors.
- Examining Models of Law Enforcement Crime Information Centers for Sustained Organizational Change
- Application of Analytical Chemistry to Test the Accuracy of Human Residual Odor Detection by Cadaver Dogs
- NIST/Office of Law Enforcement Standards funding for two projects associated with E-Crime technology portfolio, Computer Forensic Tool Testing and National Software Reference Library