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FY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula)-Iowa Department of Public Safety

Award Information

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Funding Category
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $714,100)

The Iowa Department of Public Safety, Division of Criminal Investigation Crime Laboratory (Iowa DCI Crime Lab, IDPS-DCI Crime Lab) is the agency that is responsible for analyzing evidential material that is associated with criminal investigations for all state and local law enforcement agencies within the State of Iowa. The Federal funding from this award will be used for the following goals: 1) Reduce the backlog and increase capacity of the forensic biology section; and 2) reduce the backlog and increase capacity and capability in the Databasing section.

Date Created: September 12, 2019