Analysts working in the crime scene vehicle

Along with the numerous in-house, state-of-the-art laboratory technologies utilized for the analysis of forensic specimens, the Westchester County Forensic Laboratory can also assist at crime scenes.

The lab, when requested, can provide specialized documentation and field sampling services. These services can augment the existing crime scene abilities of the requesting agency. 

Some of the specialty areas in which services can be provided are:

  • Specialized photographic documentation
  • Trace evidence collection
  • Presumptive testing and biological evidence collection
  • Physical impression and footwear collection
  • Gunshot residue testing and collection