Postconviction Testing of DNA Evidence Program
This program offers expertise and assistance to grantees under several of BJA's forensic science programs.
This project will expand post-conviction DNA reanalysis and review and re-testing of violent felony offense cases where actual innocence might be demonstrated.
Department of Public Advocacy (DPA) Kentucky Innocence Project (KIP) Post-Conviction Testing of DNA Evidence Initiative 2021
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...