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Richmond County Sheriff's Office identifies deputies involved in stun-gun death

...indicated deputies have used the Tasers 60 times through June.According to a 2010 research report funded by the National Institute of Justice, death by conducted energy devices, or stun guns, is relatively rare.The researchers discovered an earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-07-02/richmond-county-sherif
Navy Brig testing biometric tracking

...that is applying biometrics like we're doing it in the brig," said Allan Turner, a researcher for the National Institute of Justice, which is working with the brig on the project. The brig is where Jose Padilla, Yaser Hamdi and Ali al-Marri...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/02/met_387628.shtml
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Report: new devices may let police spot concealed weapons

...and day out, the greatest risk is approaching a subject who may be armed," Jeremy Travis, director of the National Institute of Justice, the department's research arm, told the Times. "So to be able to know in advance whether the individual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/08/tec_206531.shtml
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Girl Scouts program reunites moms in prison with daughters

...Since its inception, 57 girls throughout the state have participated. The program was started in 1992 by the National Institute of Justice at the Maryland Correctional Institution for Women and has spread to other states across the country. Some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/01/met_383855.shtml
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Aiken uses plane to help fight crime

...suspects off where the plane sees them heading.The aircraft is a grant plane that was provided through the National Institute of Justice and the Department of Justice. It is one of several types of aircraft provided to law enforcement agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2011-11-02/aiken-uses-plane-help-fight-c
Domestic violence drop may deceive

...unemployment or trouble paying the mortgage, that will often have an impact." According to a study by the National Institute of Justice, there is a 4.7 percent rate of intimate partner violence among couples where the male remains employed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/11/met_523548.shtml
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Police are watching armor suit

...authorities are waiting on the results of durability tests being administered by the Washington, D.C.-based National Institute of Justice before deciding whether to replace the vests, Lt. Frank said. He said there might be federal grant money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/met_424575.shtml
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HazMat Smart Strip may protect lives of first responders

...hydrazine. But the Smart Strip's top selling points are its price and ease of use. A recent study by the National Institute of Justice found that nearly 87 percent of the nation's police departments have 20 or fewer employees, meaning their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/17/tec_375984.shtml
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Most rapists strike many times, studies show

...victims opened eyes. When polygraphs were used, the offenders averaged having 110 victims, according to a National Institute of Justice research report. "There is no first time," said Yvonne Saunders-Brown, who devised the treatment program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/02/met_323252.shtml
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DNA gets its decade in court

...identifications are notoriously unreliable. Eyewitness testimony helped convict 24 of the 28 people described in a 1996 National Institute of Justice report whose cases were later overturned by DNA evidence. And other forensic methods, such as hair analysis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/27/tec_203191.shtml
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