Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $335,380)
The proposal seeks to develop a rural crime laboratory to service some of the most basic forensic needs of law enforcement agencies working in the ten county area surrounding Huntsville, Texas. The proposed laboratory will provide services to local law enforcement such as identification of controlled substances, toxicology screening, and latent fingerprint analysis.
- Computerized System for Aiding the Expert in Evaluating the Degree of Certainty in 2D Shoeprints
- Improving Evidence Management: Best Practices for Handling, Preservation, Retention, and Tracking
- Development of an Open Source Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS) Search Software and Library Building Tool for the Analysis of Complex Drug Mixtures