The Road Ahead: Unanalyzed Evidence in Sexual Assault Cases

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This NIJ special report outlines the issue of untested sexual assault kits that remain in law enforcement custody and evidence rooms and the impact that these kits have on communities and sexual assault response.  The report addresses victim notification and protocol when a kit is sent for testing and appropriate follow up.

Read this special report.

Nancy Ritter, National Institute of Justice (NIJ)