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2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement Project

Award Information

Awardee
Award #
2019-DN-BX-0076
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2019
Total funding (to date)
$270,013

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $270,013)

The Lake County Crime Laboratory (LCCL) is a forensic laboratory performing DNA analysis for criminal investigations. The LCCL proposes to utilize a portion of the 2019 CEBR grant funding to retain the DNA analyst to complete approximately 300-400 cases per year. The LCCL intends to utilize the remaining portion of the 2019 CEBR grant funding to purchase laboratory automation instrumentation to perform DNA extraction as well as to set up the quantification and amplification samples.

NCA/NCF

Date Created: September 13, 2019