Iowa DCI Criminalistics Laboratory Wins National Foresight Maximus Award
September 27, 2021
ANKENY, Iowa - The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation Criminalistics Laboratory has been honored with selection as a 2021 Foresight Maximus Award winner. This prestigious national award recognizes superior performance of the nation's top 15 forensic laboratories that achieved at least 90% peak efficiency for the 2019 – 2020 Project Foresight reporting year. Criminalistics Laboratory Administrator Bruce Reeve had the distinct privilege of accepting the award at the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD) Symposium Awards Banquet in Boston earlier this month.
Photo: DCI Criminalistics Laboratory Staff
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