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Talk Forensics - Investigations in the Cloud

July 14, 2014 | Comments

The software and data for cloud applications are stored on servers owned by a third party and not local to the user. As such, they are not under the end user's control—a key requirement in traditional network forensics, where the examiner has either physical control over the network, or can take control by installing a piece of code on the computer to be examined.

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Visionary Digital Enterprises

June 17, 2014 1:58 pm | Comments

Visionary Digital Enterprises designs, manufactures, and sells proprietary micro and macro digital imaging systems. Our systems help our clients provide the hard evidence required to close their case.               


Talk Forensics - Beyond the Tools

June 2, 2014 8:31 am | Comments

Today we’ll be discussing what to do when conventional mobile device extraction tools are unable to extract the evidence you need. When a smartphone is locked, broken, or unsupported by forensic tools, Flasher box, JTAG, or chip-off extraction methods become necessary. 


Talk Forensics - Packaging Mobile Devices

May 5, 2014 8:21 am | Comments

Today we’ll be discussing the collection and packaging of cell phones and other mobile devices. Proper packaging is essential to preserve the sometimes volatile electronic evidence these devices contain.             


Talk Forensics - Warrants

April 21, 2014 8:18 am | Comments

In the first part of our Digital Evidence Series, we’ll be discussing Warrants as they apply to cell phones, computers, and other types of digital evidence. These types of evidence require a different set of procedures from those you are familiar with.

Science at the National Institute of Justice

April 10, 2014 3:24 pm | by NIJ | Comments

In this video, NIJ subject matter experts describe how they solve real world crime problems using science and innovation and describe the impact their work is having on criminal justice.                  


The Power of Forensics: Andro Vos at TEDxHagueAcademySalon

March 24, 2014 11:51 am | by TEDx Talks | Comments

Forensic knowledge and technology provide the objectivity needed for a strong criminal justice chain in a secure democratic society, says Andro Vos of the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI): forensics don't judge you on your skin color, religion or sexual orientation.


New Forensics Lab for Afghanistan

March 10, 2014 12:28 pm | by Terry Turner, DVIDS | Comments

With the help of ISAF, Afghanistan now has a new forensics lab to help solve crimes.                                               


ACME Unit Focuses Forensic Science on IEDs

January 6, 2014 10:22 am | by Terry Turner, DVIDS | Comments

The Afghanistan Captured Material Exploitation Unit uses cutting edge technology to link bomb-making materials to bomb-makers.                                   


Marine Unit Demos Crime Lab Capabilities

October 28, 2013 8:29 am | by Sgt. Austin Hazard, DVIDS | Comments

U.S. Marines with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit’s (MEU) law enforcement detachment demonstrate the capabilities of their military working dogs and forensic equipment at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., October 22, 2013. This will be the first time any MEU has deployed with a full crime lab and the first time an East Coast MEU has deployed with law enforcement military working dogs.


Crime Scenes Scotland - Forensics Squad Episode 1

October 17, 2013 11:47 am | by BBC | Comments

A three-part series highlighting advanced forensic techniques used by the Scottish Police Authority. The series focuses on high-profile Scottish murder cases. In episode one, forensic scientists Carol Weston and Pauline McSorley revisit two murders that shocked Scotland, one of which would ultimately uncover a serial killer.


Battlefield Forensics Day 3 with Col. Mahaney

July 29, 2013 3:09 pm | by Senior Airman Nicole Munoz, DVIDS | Comments

U.S. Air Force Col. Samuel Mahaney, Commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, participates in Day 3 of the Battlefield Forensics course at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., July 25, 2013. Manahey spends "Dirty Thursdays" getting out to units within the wing and doing their everyday jobs or training with them in order to better know and experience their missions and their capabilities.


Battlefield Forensics Day 2 at March ARB

July 29, 2013 10:31 am | by Senior Airman Nicole Munoz, DVIDS | Comments

Mark Fields, Forensic Technician and senior instructor with Six 3 Systems, explains day two of a four-day Battlefield Forensics course at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., July 24, 2013. Seven instructors who are part of a mobile training team came to teach Airmen, Sailors and a Marine to collect and process biometric evidence in a realistic scenario.


March ARB Battlefield Forensics Course

July 24, 2013 10:56 am | by Senior Airman Nicole Munoz, DVIDS | Comments

Marvin Whitfield, a Department of the Army contractor with Six 3 Systems, explains day one of a four-day Battlefield Forensics course at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., July 23, 2013. Seven instructors who are part of a mobile training team came to teach 36 Airmen, Sailors and a Marine to collect and process biometric evidence. Only two percent of the entire U.S. military has ever received this one-of-a-kind training. 


Develop Wet Fingerprints

June 20, 2013 5:41 am | Comments

Using a small particle reagent allows you to develop fingerprints from a wet surface. You can then use tape to lift the prints without allowing them to dry. This procedure can be useful for collecting evidence found under water or for processing crime scenes in the rain.


ANSF Members Receive Forensic Training

June 17, 2013 9:42 am | by Spc. Candace Foster | Comments

B-roll of a forensic evidence based training course attended by members of the Afghan National Civil Order Police, the Criminal Investigation Department of the Afghan Uniform Police, the Provincial Recon Company for Paktika Province, and the National Directorate of Security.



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