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Forensic Reports

Census of Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories, 2009 – US Department of Justice, August 22, 2012

Collecting DNA From Arrestees: Implementation Lessons – NIJ Journal, June 2012

Solving Sexual Assaults: Finding Answers Through Research – NIJ Journal, June 2012

DNA Initiative Report to Congress: FY 2011 – NIJ, March 2012

Using DNA Technology to Identify the Missing – US Department of Justice, March 2012

Making Sense of DNA Backlogs, 2010 – Myths vs Reality – NIJ, Feb 2011

Review of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Laboratory’s Forensic DNA Case Backlog – US Department of Justice, August 2010


Download the free white paper “The 21st Century Laboratory: The Challenge of Going Paperless”

In this paper, Brian Hoey, Laboratory Manager/DNA Technical leader at the Missouri State Highway Patrol, takes a real-world look at the opportunities and challenges faced by DNA laboratories on the path to paperless.