Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $486,761)
The purpose of these funds will be used for Cold Cases in Alabama that will expand upon previous successes of the ADFS projects funded by NIJ that reduced backlogs for DNA testing of non-suspect sexual assault in four (4) major metropolitan areas within Baldwin, Calhoun, Etowah, Lee, Morgan and Tuscaloosa counties. The funding will be primarily used for the compensation of two Special Agents and one Investigator to review, evaluate, investigate, and submit cases for DNA analysis.
- Examining the Black Box: A Formative and Evaluability Assessment of Cross-sectoral Approaches for Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence
- Access to Justice for Adolescents and Young Adults Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence: Effectiveness and Accessibility of Civil Protection Orders
- Preventing the next sext: A behavioral economic approach to understanding nude photo sharing decisions in a high school community