Library of Byrne JAG Promising Programs

Arizona Criminal Justice Records Improvement Projects 

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Program Description

The Arizona Criminal Justice Commission set aside five percent of its Byrne JAG funding for criminal justice records improvement projects. These projects support criminal history records improvement and information sharing under an approved strategic plan. In FY 2016, funding was provided to support the use of biometric fingerprint technology to capture fingerprints in courtrooms, and to begin implementation of mobile fingerprint technology for all criminal courtrooms in the state.

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 Court; Courts; Data; Evidence; Fingerprint; Forensics; Judicial; Judiciary; Records ; Technology