Click on the image for Department of Forensic Science COVID-19 information - UPDATED March 26, 2020.
Congratulations to the graduates of the 100th class of the Forensic Science Academy (FSA)! The FSA is a nine week crime scene investigation school focused on learning to properly locate, recognize, document, collect, preserve and package physical evidence.
Notice of DFS Policy Change: Cannabis
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4-AP Field Test Kits
The Department of Forensic Science (DFS) received grant funding from the Department of Criminal Justice Services to purchase 4-AP (also known as Swiss or Cannabis Typification) field test kits for distribution to law enforcement agencies.
DFS has begun distributing new white collection kits for DNA Data Bank Buccal Sample Collection and Submission!
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Average Case Turnaround Times by Section
This data represents the average number of days from submission to completion for the cases completed in the previous month. The turnaround time data will be updated on a monthly basis.