The Backlog:


Nashville 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 Nashville. Please continue to check this page for the most up-to-date information.  

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  • Backlog Status

Partially Counted
Testing Status Unknown

* As reported by Nashville Police in July 2014

  • Additional Information

In compliance with state legislation requiring all law enforcement agencies to inventory the number of untested rape kits in their custody, Nashville, which had previously acknowledged a backlog of 338 kits, reported getting that number down to 200. 

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