Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $714,100)
The Iowa Department of Public Safety, Division of Criminal Investigation Crime Laboratory (Iowa DCI Crime Lab, IDPS-DCI Crime Lab) is the agency that is responsible for analyzing evidential material that is associated with criminal investigations for all state and local law enforcement agencies within the State of Iowa. The Federal funding from this award will be used for the following goals: 1) Reduce the backlog and increase capacity of the forensic biology section; and 2) reduce the backlog and increase capacity and capability in the Databasing section.
- Investigating the Effectiveness of the School Security Climate on Student Connectedness and School Performance
- Delinquent and Criminal Behaviors of Parents and Their Adolescent Children: A Prospective Intergenerational Study of Children of Former Juvenile Offenders
- Trends in Arrests and Investigative Techniques of Technology-Facilitated Child Sexual Exploitation Crimes: The 4th National Juvenile Online Victimization Study