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ISP Forensics Services


ISPFS Evidence Analysis Turnaround

(Please contact the lab if a specific case needs a quicker turnaround time to meet court requirements)

 
 

Alcohol / Volatiles

 

Breath Alcohol Inst.

 

Controlled Substances

 

Biology Screening

Sexual Assault Kits  

DNA

 

DNA Database

 

Fire Evidence

 

Firearms / Toolmarks

 

Footwear & Impressions

 

Latent Prints

 

Blood Toxicology

 

Urine Toxicology

 
ISPFS Average Turnaround Goals (in days)
  30   30   30   30 90   30   30   30   30   30   30   30   30  
Current ISPFS Average Turnaround (in days)
  11   < 30   4   127 228   228   30   14   15   N/A   69   31   44  

ISPFS Longest Anticipated Turnaround Time (in days)

  12   30   37   211 465   617   25   32   44   N/A   297   46   46  
Number of Cases Currently in Lab Longer than Stategic Turnaround Time
  0   0   9   265 356   231   0   1   4   N/A   127   32   11  

Data As Of 11/30/2018

Our Disciplines

The three laboratories of ISP Forensic Services play an important role in the criminal justice process. Scientific testimony can be a significant factor in the judicial resolution of criminal cases. The services provided by ISP Forensic Services are grouped into disciplines.

Alcohol / Volatiles Alcohol / Volatiles Breath Alcohol Breath Alcohol Controlled Substances Controlled Substances Crime Scene Crime Scene Field Services / Clandestine Labs Clan Labs Biology / DNA DNA Biology DNA Database DNA Database Fire Evidence Fire Evidence Firearms / Toolmarks Firearms / Toolmarks Footwear & Impressions Footwear & Impressions Latents Latents Serial Number Restoration Serial Number Restoration Toxicology Toxicology

Our Services

  • Analysis of physical evidence from crimes
  • Training to law enforcement officers
  • Assistance with crime scenes and clandestine drug labs
  • Court testimony
  • Management of statewide breath alcohol testing and training

 

FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Discipline Cases Completed Number of Items Cases Completed Number of Items Cases Completed Number of Items
Blood Alcohol 1,289 1,302 1,243 1,273 1,245 1,260
Biology 208 1,638 401 3,002 546 4,073
Controlled Substances 7,740 11,720 8,437 12,925 9,524 14,238
DNA 116 497 144 712 321 1,537
Firearms/Toolmarks 55 277 39 179 52 303
Fire Debris 19 68 20 56 16 78
Latent Prints/Fingerprints 1,152 1,680 1,309 1,731 932 1,370
Blood Toxicology 566 580 1,089 1,137 948 997
Urine Toxicology 479 493 417 463 377 397