U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Supporting States to Test Sexual Assault Evidence

Gerald LaPorte; Juliet Rolando; Kim Murga; Matthew Gamette; Jay Henry

Crime laboratory and law enforcement personnel from three states discuss the value the NIJ-FBI Sexual Assault Kit Partnership to test sexual assault evidence and obtain investigatory leads.

During this partnership, NIJ is working with the FBI Laboratory in Quantico, Virginia, to test eligible kits from law enforcement agencies and laboratories across the country and develop best practices that can improve the quality and speed of sexual assault kit processing. 

Date Published: April 1, 2018