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FFY15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants

Award Information

Award #
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2015, $307,861)

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (the Authority) is proposing to use Federal Fiscal Year 2015 (FFY15) NFSIA funding to support ongoing improvements at the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office and nine crime labs across Illinois. These improvements will be made through agreements with the DuPage County Crime Lab (DuPage), the Northeastern Illinois Regional Crime Lab (NIRCL), the Office of the Cook County Medical Examiner’s (CCME) and the Illinois State Police (ISP).


Date Created: September 16, 2015