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Highly-skilled staff


This page tells you about the team at Forensic Services and the work that we do.

Our 600 highly-trained and skilled scientists and staff operate from five main laboratory sites in Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and at the Scottish Crime Campus in Gartcosh with Scene Examination teams based throughout Scotland.

The services we offer include:

  • Biology;
  • DNA;
  • Chemistry and Documents;
  • Drugs;
  • Toxicology;
  • Fingerprint Comparison;
  • Finger Mark Enhancement;
  • Firearms;
  • Imaging and Multimedia Services;
  • Post Mortem Toxicology;
  • and Scene Examination.