Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $310,602)
The Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Formula (the Coverdell program), awards grants to states and units of local government to improve forensic science and medical examiner/ coroner services. State Administering Agencies (SAAs) may apply for both formula and competitive funds.
The Coverdell program provides funding to states to improve forensic science and medical examiner/coroner services, including services provided by laboratories operated by states and units of local government.
- RCEMS improvement tracking and analysis of opioid, stimulant, and substance abuse related fatalities within Rutherford County, a densely populated and fast growing county in Middle TN.
- Houston Independent School District Police Officers Body-Worn Camera Systems Project to Increase Community Trust, Transparency, and Accountability
- SAKI Unit add law enforcement