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FY 2017 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Kentucky State Police

Award Information

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

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2017, $841,610)

This project will reduce the backlog of forensic biology/DNA cases and DNA database samples by funding overtime for scientists and purchase supplies to work forensic biology/DNA cases and DNA database samples. Funding requests for this project also include travel for continuing education for the scientists and equipment to increase the capacity of the laboratory.


Date Created: September 29, 2017