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  NCJ Number: NCJ 205988     Find in a Library
  Title: 50 Largest Crime Labs, 2002
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Matthew J. Hickman ; Joseph L. Peterson
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 09/2004
  Page Count: 4
  Series: BJS Technical Reports
  Annotation: This report estimates the workload, backlog, and resources needed to meet the demand for forensic services in the Nation's 50 largest publicly funded crime labs.
  Abstract: Data were collected as part of the ongoing Census of Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories. Census information will be used to better understand the number of cases processed by these labs and the amount of resources required to meet the increased demand for forensic services. In developing and implementing this census, BJS worked closely with the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLAD).
  Main Term(s): Criminal justice statistics
  Index Term(s): Crime Laboratories (Crime Labs) ; Crime laboratory equipment ; Crime laboratory facility planning ; Crime laboratory management
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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United States of America
  Type: Survey
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: Downloaded September 14, 2004.
   
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