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In fiscal year 2020, all state and local forensic capacity enhancement programs previously administered by NIJ, including most of the programs listed on this page, moved to the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA).
The table below provides links to award information and abstracts for the DNA backlog reduction programs funded by NIJ.
Note: Data are currently only available from 2008 to present.
See also an overview of funding for DNA Analysis, Capacity Enhancement and Other Forensic Activities
|DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program|
|Forensic DNA Laboratory Efficiency Improvement and Capacity Enhancement Program|
|DNA Backlog Reduction Program||2013
|Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program|
|Convicted Offender/Arrestee DNA Backlog Reduction Program|
|Forensic DNA Unit Laboratory Efficiency Improvement Program||2010