The Crime Scene Unit is a support unit that comprises two full-time crime scene technicians. They assist with processing major crime scenes and maintain the secure storage of all property and evidence.
Document crime scenes and collect evidence
Process crime scenes using forensic tools and assist detectives with reconstructing the events surrounding the crime
Ensure that all evidence is packaged correctly and kept secure
Ensure a detailed account of the locations for all evidence
Transport evidence to various laboratories for analysis
Prepare reports for use within the various court systems
Testify in court and give accurate and detailed testimony relative to the results of crime scene investigations and evidence custody details
Conduct periodic audits of all property and evidence in the department’s custody
For evidence pick-up, contact Property & Evidence at (662)393-8652.