Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2017, $108,332)
The Nevada Department of Public Safety's (NDPS) will use Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Program grant funds to provide improved quality forensic laboratory services with shorter turnaround times for two forensic laboratories, both of which are accredited through the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB).
- Investigating the Effectiveness of the School Security Climate on Student Connectedness and School Performance
- Enhancements to the Medical Examiner''s Office in preparation for accreditation by The National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME)
- Douglas County, Nebraska Sexual Assault Kit Research Project