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Forensic Sciences

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Description

The term "forensic science" covers a broad range of forensic disciplines, each with its own set of technologies and practices. Some are laboratory based, while others revolve around expert interpretation of observed patterns.

Through various funding opportunities, research, and more, the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) is working to provide critical information and resources to forensics personnel and to support programs and activities.

Funding

  • See Current Funding Opportunities to learn about available funding from the OJP program offices related to this and other topics.
  • Access the OJP Award Data page for details about grants awarded by OJP.
  • Sign up for Funding News for weekly funding announcements and tips.

Programs & Initiatives

Learn about programs and initiatives from OJP and the OJP program offices related to this topic:

Also see the Technology & Forensics page on the CrimeSolutions website for ratings of related programs.

Training & Technical Assistance

Visit the following sites to learn about services from and supported by OJP program offices:

Additional Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Date Modified: June 01, 2021
Date Created: August 31, 2020