Forensic laboratory. All clients of the forensic laboratory services are identified in slas or trts as defined in the proposal of call off contract in chapter 6 section 6623 and its review in chapter 6 section 6624. Nms labs forensic scientists have over 100 years of combined expertise in explaining and defending their forensic testing findings. Forensic pathologists conduct postmortem examinations on body tissues blood andor other bodily fluids collected during an autopsy or from the crime scene and interpret the findings to determine the cause the manner and the time of death and in some instances to establish the identity of the deceased. Forensic laboratory clients products services and stakeholders are identified via service level agreements slas or turn round times trts as follows.
Created in 1932 the fbi laboratory is today one of the largest and most comprehensive crime labs in the world. Forensic scientists analyze and interpret evidence found at the crime scene. Forensic science is a discipline that applies scientific analysis to the justice system often to help prove the events of a crime. That evidence can include blood saliva fibers tire tracks drugs alcohol paint chips and firearm residue.
Our testing procedures are designed to meet the strictest of requirements for application to criminal and civil justice processes.