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Microcrystal Testing Process Cuts Months off Drug Test Turnaround Time

Heroin1.pngThe BCA is using a new drug testing process which is cutting months off the turnaround time in suspected methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin cases.

The BCA is the only lab in the nation to use microcrystal testing on a statewide level to report the presence of controlled substances. It's impact is being seen in the lab, in the courts and in a speedier path to treatment for those who need help.

Watch a story about the process.

Read more in the DPS blog.



BCA Strategic Plan

Because investigative techniques, science and technology evolve, the BCA's work must also evolve. The BCA is guided by a Strategic Plan that lays out the agency's mission, values and vision for the future.

Read the BCA 2017-2019 Strategic Plan.