Training for Attorneys

The Department of Forensic Science will be offering a day-long (8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) training on DNA to criminal attorneys and judges in Virginia.  The course is designed to help attorneys and judges who use and evaluate DNA testing in their cases to have the background to understand the methods and practices of the discipline.

The training will be offered as follows:

  • Western Laboratory (Roanoke) – October 12, 2018
  • Central Laboratory (Richmond) – November 2, 2018
  • Northern Laboratory (Manassas) – November 9, 2018
  • Eastern Laboratory (Norfolk) – November 30, 2018

There will be no registration fee for this training, and no CLE credits will be offered. All courses are full.

Draft DNA Training Curriculum