NIJ Audio: Making Sense of the DNA Backlog

NIJ Conference Panel
June 2009

Panelists will present findings from two NIJ studies that examined the DNA backlog in law enforcement agencies and crime labs. Panelists will discuss research findings related to new and potential time- and cost-saving approaches.


Mark Nelson: Physical Scientist, National Institute of Justice

Kevin Lothridge: Chief Executive Officer, National Forensic Science Technology Center

Kevin J. Strom: Senior Research Scientist, Crime, Violence, and Justice Research Program, RTI International

Greg Matheson: Director, Los Angeles Police Department Criminalistics Laboratory

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