Leeds Forensic Systems, Inc.

Leeds Forensic Systems, Inc.

17300 Medina Rd., Suite 600
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55447
Phone: 763-546-8575
About the Company

Established in 1986 in Minneapolis, MN, Leeds designs and manufactures comparison microscopes and imaging systems for forensic laboratories in the U.S. and around the world.  Leeds comparison microscopes include:

  • Discovery-Z: motorized firearms comparison microscope built with Zeiss optics
  • Discovery: firearms comparison microscope built with Zeiss optics
  • LCF3: firearms and tool marks comparison microscope built with Olympus optics 
  • LCF2: firearms and tool marks comparison microscope built with Olympus optics
  • Trace-Z:  trace evidence comparison microscope built with Zeiss optics
  • LCT: trace evidence comparison microscope built with Olympus optics 

Leeds imaging tools include:

  • LSV2: Leeds Spectral Vision, a multi-wavelength imaging tool used to view, capture, and document evidence
  • Leeds N-IRC: a Near-Infrared color camera and software kit designed for the Zeiss Stemi stereo microscope 

Leeds offers exceptional microscope service with a superior reputation in the industry for calibration and repair of all brands of microscopes. Leeds has been certified by PJLA and meets the requirements of international standard ISO/IEC 17025:2005 for calibrations.

Leeds forensic products can be purchased on GSA Schedule Contract #GS-07F-097CA.  

Leeds designs and manufactures a wide array of unique custom products that enhance the performance and functionality of research, biological, and industrial microscopes, such as video measurement systems, LED light sources, transmitted light bases, universal holders, and boom arms and stands. Leeds believes in manufacturing and selling high quality products supported by outstanding customer service.  Please visit our website or call us to learn how we can meet your forensic imaging needs.

As of 9/26/16, Leeds is the North American dealer for the Evofinder® Automated Ballistic Identification system.