DNA Backlog Reduction Program Awards

The goal of NIJ's DNA Backlog Reduction Program [1] is to assist eligible States and units of local government to process, record, screen, and analyze forensic DNA and/or DNA database samples and to increase the capacity of public forensic DNA and DNA database laboratories to process more DNA samples.

StateJurisdiction20112012Total
AlaskaAlaska Department of Public Safety$314,852$0$314,852
AlabamaAlabama Department of Forensic Sciences$1,489,966$1,116,829$2,606,795
ArkansasArkansas State Crime Laboratory$1,030,056$882,246$1,912,302
ArizonaArizona Criminal Justice Commission$862,102$774,004$1,636,106
ArizonaArizona Department of Public Safety$966,685$799,517$1,766,202
CaliforniaCalifornia Department of Justice$4,128,334$3,393,432$7,521,766
CaliforniaCity And County of San Francisco$388,669$358,153$746,822
CaliforniaCity of Los Angeles$1,570,465$1,447,163$3,017,628
CaliforniaCity of Oakland$443,201$408,295$851,496
CaliforniaCity of San Diego$386,972$356,590$743,562
CaliforniaContra Costa County$264,767$244,010$508,777
CaliforniaCounty of Alameda, California$286,820$264,301$551,121
CaliforniaCounty of Kern$319,182$294,122$613,304
CaliforniaCounty of San Bernardino$654,937$80,000$734,937
CaliforniaCounty of San Mateo$213,288$196,512$409,800
CaliforniaCounty of Santa Clara$327,077$301,397$628,474
CaliforniaCounty of Ventura$131,862$121,509$253,371
CaliforniaFresno County Sheriff Department$306,263$282,218$588,481
CaliforniaLos Angeles County Sheriff's Department$1,200,000$910,000$2,110,000
CaliforniaOrange County Sheriff Coroner Department$484,711$446,654$931,365
CaliforniaSacramento County$586,429$540,386$1,126,815
CaliforniaSan Diego County$309,000$201,576$510,576
ColoradoCity and County of Denver$213,569$231,867$445,436
ColoradoCity of Colorado Springs$0$136,784$136,784
ColoradoColorado Department of Public Safety$960,004$604,525$1,564,529
ConnecticutDepartment of Emergency Services and Public Protection$0$601,552$601,552
District of ColumbiaMetropolitan Police Department$483,515$430,520$914,035
DelawareDelaware Health and Social Services$387,580$349,869$737,449
FloridaBroward Sheriffs Office$571,367$462,911$1,034,278
FloridaFlorida Department of Law Enforcement$4,834,486$3,787,845$8,622,331
FloridaMiami Dade County$1,190,348$996,026$2,186,374
FloridaPalm Beach County of$482,941$376,252$859,193
FloridaPinellas County$414,921$324,127$739,048
FloridaSt. Lucie County Sheriff's Office$94,500$119,019$213,519
GeorgiaGeorgia Bureau of Investigation$2,756,031$2,268,462$5,024,493
HawaiiCity and County of Honolulu$263,212$242,239$505,451
IowaIowa Department of Public Safety$461,560$499,464$961,024
IdahoIdaho State Police$261,474$236,376$497,850
IllinoisDuPage County Sheriff's Office$349,561$300,326$649,887
IllinoisIllinois State Police$3,600,275$2,705,768$6,306,043
IllinoisNortheastern Illinois Regional Crime Laboratory$349,561$300,326$649,887
IndianaIndiana State Police$959,314$785,405$1,744,719
IndianaIndianapolis-Marion County Forensic Services Agency$512,906$438,674$951,580
KansasJohnson County Kansas$156,000$247,374$403,374
KansasKansas Bureau of Investigation$604,552$319,064$923,616
KentuckyCommonwealth of Kentucky$718,511$616,282$1,334,793
LouisianaLouisiana State Police$1,793,272$1,422,382$3,215,654
MassachusettsCity of Boston$371,006$312,244$683,250
MassachusettsMassachusetts State Police$1,534,319$1,398,801$2,933,120
MarylandAnne Arundel County MD$184,709$109,845$294,554
MarylandBaltimore County$0$243,057$243,057
MarylandCity of Baltimore$669,143$511,749$1,180,892
MarylandMaryland State Police$758,796$455,908$1,214,704
MarylandMontgomery County$140,798$109,500$250,298
MarylandPrince George's County$369,620$342,522$712,142
MaineMaine State Police$200,000$200,000$400,000
MichiganState of Michigan$3,308,790$2,830,324$6,139,114
MinnesotaHennepin County, Minnesota$130,787$100,000$230,787
MinnesotaMinnesota Department of Public Safety$758,263$654,004$1,412,267
MissouriBoard of Police Commissioners$487,635$394,912$882,547
MissouriMissouri State Highway Patrol$790,074$628,345$1,418,419
MissouriSaint Charles County$100,000$85,000$185,000
MissouriSt. Louis County$187,969$167,708$355,677
MissouriSt. Louis Metropolitan Police Dept$441,533$350,937$792,470
MississippiMississippi Department of Public Safety$559,464$483,001$1,042,465
MontanaMontana Department of Justice$200,000$200,000$400,000
North CarolinaCity of Charlotte$365,831$268,405$634,236
North CarolinaNC Department of Justice$2,129,891$1,741,320$3,871,211
North DakotaNorth Dakota$200,000$200,000$400,000
NebraskaNebraska State Patrol$353,073$324,535$677,608
New HampshireNew Hampshire Dept. of Safety$200,000$200,000$400,000
New JerseyCounty of Union$90,000$1,332,960$1,422,960
New JerseyNew Jersey Department of Law And Public Safety$1,741,523$0$1,741,523
New MexicoNew Mexico Department of Public Safety$808,675$702,235$1,510,910
NevadaLas Vegas Metropolitan Police Department$839,498$1,009,635$1,849,133
NevadaWashoe County Sheriff's Office$342,000$0$342,000
New YorkCity of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner$1,500,000$1,400,000$2,900,000
New YorkCounty of Erie$597,722$527,416$1,125,138
New YorkCounty of Suffolk$264,319$234,676$498,995
New YorkCounty of Westchester$267,323$267,323$534,646
New YorkMonroe County$315,381$278,224$593,605
New YorkNassau County$258,312$227,418$485,730
New YorkNew York State Police$1,542,876$1,273,853$2,816,729
New YorkOnondaga, County of$180,218$159,676$339,894
OhioCity of Columbus$272,315$248,307$520,622
OhioCity of Mansfield$237,476$100,000$337,476
OhioCuyahoga County Office of Medical Examiner$123,718$100,000$223,718
OhioHamilton County$164,543$198,646$363,189
OhioLake County$0$100,000$100,000
OhioMontgomery County$298,563$231,754$530,317
OhioState of Ohio Office of The Attorney General$1,511,159$1,171,330$2,682,489
OhioStark, County of$130,000$100,000$230,000
OklahomaCity of Oklahoma City$306,000$187,000$493,000
OklahomaCity Of Tulsa$254,549$231,520$486,069
OklahomaOklahoma State Bureau of Investigation$654,135$624,041$1,278,176
OregonOregon State Police$737,848$621,886$1,359,734
PennsylvaniaAllegheny County Pennsylvania$341,929$290,221$632,150
PennsylvaniaCity of Philadelphia$1,146,517$1,000,761$2,147,278
PennsylvaniaPennsylvania State Police$1,662,908$1,400,794$3,063,702
Puerto RicoInstituto de Ciencias Forenses$678,552$614,345$1,292,897
Rhode IslandHealth, Rhode Island Department of$209,355$200,000$409,355
South CarolinaBeaufort County Council$0$150,000$150,000
South CarolinaCounty of Greenville$0$100,000$100,000
South CarolinaRichland County Government$195,000$135,000$330,000
South CarolinaSouth Carolina Law Enforcement Division$1,815,233$1,220,628$3,035,861
South DakotaSouth Dakota Office of The Attorney General$200,000$200,000$400,000
TennesseeTennessee Bureau of Investigations$2,346,924$2,190,753$4,537,677
TexasCity of Austin$240,532$204,031$444,563
TexasCity of Houston Police Department$1,532,118$1,208,170$2,740,288
TexasCounty of Bexar$335,751$0$335,751
TexasDallas County$849,881$682,135$1,532,016
TexasHarris County$690,850$645,592$1,336,442
TexasState of Texas$3,304,246$3,234,426$6,538,672
TexasTarrant County$314,879$0$314,879
TexasUniversity of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth$654,539$548,144$1,202,683
UtahUtah Department of Public Safety$417,873$372,125$789,998
VirginiaVirginia Department of Forensic Science$1,447,358$1,165,649$2,613,007
VermontVermont Department of Public Safety$200,000$200,000$400,000
WashingtonWashington State Patrol$1,548,332$1,287,439$2,835,771
WisconsinWisconsin Department of Justice$1,036,095$871,137$1,907,232
West VirginiaWest Virginia State Police$373,262$363,585$736,847
WyomingWyoming Office of the Attorney General$200,000$200,000$400,000
Total$88,707,086$74,347,305$163,054,391

Note

[1] In 2011, NIJ combined the Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction and Convicted Offender/Arrestee Programs into the DNA Backlog Reduction Program. View awards made under those programs:

Date Modified: September 21, 2012