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.
Report Update for Drugs Submitted in Calendar Year 2018
The landscape of seized drugs has changed over the past year to include significant increases in methamphetamine submissions and decreases in all opioid submissions (i.e., heroin, synthetic opioids and prescription opioids).
DFS and OCME to Relocate Central Facilities to Mechanicsville
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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.