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OJJDP FY 15 Enhancing Forensic Capacity HERO Child Rescue Corps Initiative

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OJJDP will provide support to Internet Crimes Against Children task forces to hire wounded, injured, or ill veterans to: 1) enhance digital forensic examination capacity through supporting digital forensic analyst positions in select ICAC task forces; 2) improve ICAC task force effectiveness to prevent, interdict, investigate, and prosecute Internet crimes against children and technology-facilitated child exploitation, and 3) reduce forensic examination backlogs, and/or increase the number of forensic exams completed by ICAC task forces during the project period.


Number of Awards: 4
Total Amount Awarded: $600,000

Date Created: June 16, 2015