Additional Resources


Improving the Criminal Justice System

Boston Bar Association-Getting It Right
“A task force composed of prosecutors, defense attorneys, public safety officials and NEIP leaders issued this report in December of 2009 to address both the problems leading to wrongful convictions and recommendations for improving accuracy and reliability in Massachusetts’ criminal justice system.”


NAS Report

2009 NAS Report


FBI and Law Enforcement Practices

July 14th, 2014, Report on the FBI Laboratory by the Office of the Inspector General
“Read the third review by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) since 1997 regarding the FBI Laboratory and its alleged irregularities. This report focuses on how the Criminal Division Task Force managed the identification, review, and follow-up of cases involving the use of scientifically unsupportable hair microscopy analysis and overstated testimony by FBI Lab examiners.”