Forensic Investigation Division

Mission

Provide complete quality forensic services to Law Enforcement entities within Cumberland County.

Core Activities

  • Provide forensic laboratory services, including testing of suspected controlled substances, blood and urine samples.
  • Coordinate and train a county wide forensics unit including evidence collection and vehicle accident reconstruction teams.
  • Assist municipal police departments with forensic services upon request.
  • Conduct AFIS fingerprint operations upon request of municipal police departments or as directed by the District Attorney.
  • Secure all evidence seized by the Office of the District Attorney.
  • Generate written reports of all activities.
  • Generate and distribute invoices for testing to add to defendant's court costs upon conviction.
  • Provide court testimony on forensic issues as necessary.