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Accession Number PB2013-101549
Title Audit of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Laboratory's Forensic DNA Case Backlog.
Publication Date Sep 2012
Media Count 48p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This report is a follow-up to the U.S. Department of Justice Office of the Inspector Generals (OIG) August 2010 review of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratorys progress in reducing the overall forensic DNA case backlog.1 We previously reported that as of March 2010, the FBI Laboratory had a total forensic DNA case backlog of 3,211 cases. In this audit we determined that, as of March 2012, the FBI Laboratory significantly reduced its total forensic DNA case backlog to 403 cases.
Keywords Analytical methods
Biological evidence
Criminal investigations
Deoxyribonucleic acid
DNA sequence analysis
DNA technologies
Forensic DNA analysis
Forensic DNA casework testing
Forensic science
Law enforcement
Moleecular biology

Source Agency Department of Justice General
NTIS Subject Category 91C - Fire Services, Law Enforcement, & Criminal Justice
43D - Police, Fire, & Emergency Services
57F - Cytology, Genetics, & Molecular Biology
Corporate Author Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of the Inspector General.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Audit rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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