Solving Cold-Case Homicides With Forensics
Phoenix Police Department
REASON FOR THE PROJECT
Investigation of cold-case homicides and subsequent laboratory testing.
October 2010 - September 2011
AMOUNT OF AWARD
1.20 in last calendar quarter
Provides overtime funding for existing trained police department investigators and laboratory analysts.
BENEFIT TO RESIDENTS
The project will provide investigative resources to cold-case homicides that have exhausted most investigative leads, and for additional laboratory time for the analysis of evidence. The goal of investigations and laboratory personnel is to solve cold case homicides to apprehend those responsible and bring closure to families and friends of the victims.