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Technology & Forensics


Law enforcement and corrections officers utilize a variety of technologies to increase safety and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their work. Technologies assist police in communications, investigations, operations, and protection. In corrections, technologies may be used to detect contraband, extract information, monitor behavior, and alert staff to trouble.



OJP Publications

The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion in the Forensic Sciences, NIJ, March 2018

Injuries Associated with Police Use of Force, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2018

Evaluation of the Shreveport Predictive Policing Experiment, web article, NIJ, March 2018

Creating a Framework for Criminal Justice Information Sharing, NIJ, March 2018

Rapid and Reliable On-Site Drug Detection Using Aptamer-based Sensors, NIJ, March 2018

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