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The BCA Laboratory is the only forensic science lab in the state that conducts fire debris analysis. These examinations can provide valuable information in homicide investigations, fire investigations and more.
Watch a recent story about the work done in this lab.
Learn more about the BCA's Trace Evidence Laboratory.
The BCA-led Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force has received 640 tips about suspected child pornography so far this year. Investigations of this nature are growing as have technology-based investigations in general.
Nearly every criminal investigation requires the examination of technology -- whether it's the cell phone of an abduction victim or the hard drive of a child pornography suspect. Watch a recent story about how the BCA is adding new resources to meet that need and the needs of law enforcement statewide.