Rape kit backlog still a problem in the Coastal Empire

sexual assault kitsSAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -GBI investigators in Savannah are taking us behind the scenes, showing the real reason thousands of rape kits in Georgia remain backlogged after lawmakers passed legislation requiring all kits be processed by the GBI.
While the state has made some progress overall since this legislation was passed, investigators haven’t made a dent in the number of cases in our area.