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FY2019 NIJ CEBR Grant

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $200,000)

The County of Greenville is the agency responsible for analyzing evidential material associated with criminal investigations for local law enforcement agencies and the coroner's office within the County of Greenville, South Carolina. This grant will be used for the following goals: 1) Continue to offer forensic biology/DNA services to regional upstate SC agencies at a no-cost basis, increasing overall capacity of GC-DPS Forensic DNA Laboratory with forensic biology/DNA cases from these regional agencies; 2) Reduce the current backlog of forensic biology/DNA cases at the GC-DPS Forensic DNA Laboratory; and 3) Provide continuing education for DNA Laboratory staff.


Date Created: September 12, 2019