Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2011, $175,000)
Coverdell funds are to be used to improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science and medical examiner services and/or to eliminate backlogs in the analysis of forensic evidence, including controlled substances, firearms examination, forensic pathology, latent prints, questioned documents, toxicology, and trace evidence.
- NIJ and FBI Laboratory Partnership to Address Untested Sexual Assault Kits
- Reference Ballistic Toolmark Database for Research and Development of Identification Systems and Confidence Limits
- Establishing a National Firearms and Toolmark Statistical Background Population for Calculation of Error Rates