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Improving Cybercrime Knowledge and Forensic Skills

Award Information

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Competitive Discretionary
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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $450,000)

BJA’s Student Computer Forensics and Digital Evidence Educational Opportunities Program is an innovative new program that seeks to partner with an institution of higher education to further educational opportunities for students in the fields of computer forensics and digital evidence. This practical and academic program will better prepare students for employment within federal, state, local, territorial, and tribal law enforcement agencies that are charged with the prevention, investigation, and response to economic, cyber, and high-tech crimes.


Date Created: October 7, 2019