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  • What is less-lethal technology?
    Less-lethal technology devices serve to minimize the risk of death and injury to public safety offic... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2013

  • Where can I find information about forensics?
    The Forensic Sciences section of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Web site provides a wealth ... Read More
    Last Updated: March 24, 2014

  • How many deaths have occurred as a result of law enforcement's use of pepper spray?
    A study of deaths from the use of oleoresin capsicum ("pepper spray") was conducted with grant money... Read More
    Last Updated: October 7, 2011

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Publications

  • Unsubmitted Sexual Assault Kits in Houston, TX: Case Characteristics, Forensic Testing Results, and the Investigation of CODIS Hits, Executive Summary,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249813. (2 pages).
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  • Unsubmitted Sexual Assault Kits in Houston, TX: Case Characteristics, Forensic Testing Results, and the Investigation of CODIS Hits, Final Report,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249812. (66 pages).
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  • Public Safety Bomb Suit Standard, NIJ Standard-0117.01,  NIJ, April 2016, NCJ 249560.
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  • Development of a Lean Facility Design Roadmap for Design-Bid-Build Forensic Facilities,  NIJ-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249818. (45 pages).
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  • Creating a Plan to Test a Large Number of Sexual Assault Kits,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249234.
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  • Performing an Audit of Sexual Assault Evidence in Police Custody,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249233.
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