Crime lab backlogs reduced

According to a new Bureau of Justice Statistics report, the nation’s 409 publicly-funded crime labs handled 3.8 million requests for forensic services in 2014, a slight drop from the previous survey in 2009, while the estimated backlog of cases was reduced by 36%. DNA analyses represented over 1/3 of requests to state and federal labs, but only 5% for local labs.

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One Response to “Crime lab backlogs reduced”

  1. Mark Bond Says:

    Reblogged this on e-Roll Call Magazine.

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