Making Sense of DNA Backlogs, 2012 – Myths vs. Reality

Publish Date: 
2013
Description: 

This report describes the successes and challenges of reducing backlogs of DNA evidence in the nation’s crime laboratories and describes some of the solutions that are increasing lab efficiencies. Data was collected from more than 120 public laboratories that receive grants under NIJ’s DNA Backlog Reduction Program.

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Bibliography: 
National Institute of Justice