Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence – Inventory, Tracking, and Reporting (SAFE-ITR)
The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) helps America’s state, local, and tribal jurisdictions reduce and prevent crime, lower recidivism, and promote a fair and safe criminal justice system. BJA provides a wide range of resources through programs and services, including training and technical assistance, to address chronic and emerging criminal justice challenges nationwide. Following are a sampling of BJA resources that are specifically related to...
Solicitation Released: FY 2021 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence – Inventory, Tracking, and Reporting
This program provides funding for agencies to gain insight into the scope of unanalyzed sexual assault kits (SAKs) and for managing the status of the workflow of the SAKs.
On May 5, 2020, at 3 p.m. ET, BJA and RTI International will host a webinar on BJA FY 2020 Funding Opportunities -- Competitive Forensic Science Grant Programs. During this webinar, BJA will provide guidance and information on the following forensic science grant programs:
BJA is seeking applications for funding through the FY 2020 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence – Inventory, Tracking, and Reporting (SAFE-ITR) Program opportunity.
Through this program, BJA seeks applications from eligible states and units of local government that will inventory, track, and report the status of sexual assault kits.
Learn more about this opportunity and apply by 11:59 p.m. ET on June 15, 2020.
In fiscal year 2020, several funding programs moved from the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) to the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA). They are:
- DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program – Formula
- Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Competitive and Formula)
- Postconviction Testing of DNA Evidence
- Prosecuting Cold Cases using DNA Technology
- Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence - Inventory, Tracking, and Reporting Program (SAFE-ITR)...