NH Gets $60,000 Grant To Help Medical Examiner’s Office

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire state Medical Examiner’s office is getting a federal grant of nearly $60,000 to help enhance technology and training. The funding will also help six investigators earn official certification with the American Board of Medical Legal Death Inspectors.

The grant, administered by the National Institute of Justice, is part of an agency program that seeks to improve the quality of forensic science and medical examiner services nationwide.

State officials will also use the funding to pay for a part-time evidence technician position and to acquire new equipment.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Boston

WheelMobile
Download Our App

Listen Live