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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.


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OJP Publications

Fostering Innovation in Community and Institutional Corrections, Identifying High-Priority Technology and Other Needs for the U.S. Corrections Sector, NIJ-Sponsored, 2015
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Building a Comprehensive White-Collar Violations Data System, Final Technical Report, BJS-Sponsored, 2015

Bloodstain Patterns on Textile Surfaces: A Fundamental Analysis, NIJ-Sponsored, 2015

Visions of Law Enforcement Technology in the Period 2024-2034: Report of the Law Enforcement Futuring Workshop, NIJ-Sponsored, 2015
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Digital Evidence and the U.S. Criminal Justice System Identifying Technology and Other Needs to More Effectively Acquire and Utilize Digital Evidence, NIJ-Sponsored, 2015

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