The Backlog:


Birmingham is one of the cities where we are using public records requests to uncover the number of untested rape kits in police storage as part of The Accountability Project. We have not yet received complete data from Birmingham. Please continue to check this page for the most up-to-date information!  

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Testing Status Unknown
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According to the Birmingham Police Department, in 2009, there were at least 2,100 rape kits in storage. They did not know, however, whether or not the kits had been tested. 


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