Uniting to Solve Sexual Assault Crimes

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) today published an article online describing how agencies can work together to test sexual assault kits and reduce their numbers of untested kits. The article examines a coordinated effort among NIJ, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and the state of Nevada to use a variety of funding streams to test sexual assault kits and provide justice to victims.