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DNA Webinar Archive

Untested Sexual Assault Kits: Improving the Response to Victims Through Research and Technical Assistant Projects

June 26, 2012 8:00 PM - June 27, 2012 7:59 PM

Learn about the DNA Resource Center of the National Center for Victims of Crime and the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice's partnership to ensure the effort to reduce the backlog of untested sexual assault kits includes a victim-centered system response and service provision.  Also hear about the National Institute of Justice's Action Research project to examine the issue of untested sexual assault kits and to develop evidence-based practices that can be shared with jurisdictions also facing this problem.  
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