Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $202,757)
The purpose of these funds will be used for the Montgomery County Department of Police to continue the efforts of the Cold Case Unit to review cold case files, determine the presence of DNA evidence for analysis and locate/interview victims and witnesses in 'cold cases'. The Montgomery County Department of Police presently employs a multi-faceted approach; using the combined efforts of the Cold Case Unit, the Forensic Biology Unit (DNA Lab) of the Montgomery County Department of Police, other accredited Labs and the Montgomery County State's Attorneys Office.
- A randomized controlled trial of Co-response for Mental Health Calls for Service to the Police in Fort Collins, CO
- Quantitative Assessment of Fracture Characteristics in Blunt Force Skeletal Trauma for Forensic Interpretations
- Comprehensive Evaluation of Kinetic and Thermodynamic Approaches to Predict Evaporation of Ignitable Liquids for Fire Debris Applications