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National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center's (NLECTC) Information and Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence (COE)

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $1,996,334)

This project will establish and operate the Information and Geospatial Technologies Center of Excellence within the National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center System to support the National Institute of Justice's (NIJ) research, development, testing, and evaluation (RDT&E) process in the technology areas of geospatial technology, information-led policing, modeling and simulation, and operations research. The Center will support the NIJ RDT&E process by providing scientific and technical support to NIJ's research and development efforts; supporting the demonstration, transfer, and adoption of appropriate technology into practice by law enforcement and corrections agencies, courts, and public crime laboratories; assisting in the development and dissemination of technology guidelines and standards; and providing technology assistance, information, and support to law enforcement and other appropriate criminal justice agencies.


Date Created: September 19, 2010