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Title: Solicitation for Forensic DNA Research & Development
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: April 2000
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Type: Report (Technical Assistance)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This solicitation for grant applications asks for proposals that build or improve upon new or existing technologies, methods or approaches that maximize the value of DNA evidence to the criminal justice system.
Abstract: Forensic DNA analysis has played a crucial role in the investigation and resolution of thousands of violent crimes since the late 1980's. The evolution of DNA testing has provided the criminal justice community with a powerful and widely accepted tool. Additional research and development could provide faster, less costly, and more reliable forensic evidence. This solicitation focuses on projects and innovations which can be completed in a 1- to 5-year framework. Information on obtaining the necessary application is included.
Main Term(s): Police crime-prevention
Index Term(s): Analysis; Criminal investigation; Forensic sciences; Grants or contracts
Note: NIJ Solicitation April 2000
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