Forensic Web Sites and Reports

Meetings, Conferences, and Short Courses

Forensic Science Communications List

Reports of Interest

Forensic Sciences: Review of Status and Needs
Education and Training in Forensic Science: A Guide for Forensic Science Laboratories, Educational Institutions and Students
Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission: Accreditation Standards
Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission: Policies and Procedures

Government Web Sites

DNA Forensics
Forensic Science Communications
Handbook of Forensic Services
Iowa DCI - Criminalistics Laboratory
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) is a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
National Institute of Justice Technology Information Network (JUSTNET)
Technical Support Working Group (TSWG) - investigative support and forensics subgroup: technologies and products
US Dept of Defense Computer Forensics Laboratory (DCFL)
US Department of Justice (DOJ)
US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratory
US Fish and Wildlife Service Laboratory (FWS)
US Secret Service
US Treasury Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)

Forensic Organizations Web Sites

American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)
American Board of Criminalistics (ABC)
American Board of Forensic Anthropology (ABFA)
American Board of Forensic Document Examiners (ABFDE)
American Board of Forensic Odontology (ABFO)
American Board of Forensic Toxicology (ABFT)
American College of Forensic Examiners International (ACFEI)
American Forensic Association (AFA)
American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD)
American Society for Quality (ASQ)
American Society of Questioned Document Examiners (ASQDE)
American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Association of Crime Scene Reconstruction (ACSR)
Association of Firearm and Toolmark Examiners (AFTE)
Canadian Society of Forensic Science
Forensic Justice Project (FJP)
The Forensic Science Society
International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI)
The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (TIAFT)
International Association for Identification (IAI)
International Society of Environmental Forensics (ISEF)
Midwestern Association of Forensic Scientists
National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE)
National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME)
National Center for Forensic Science (NCFS)
National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC)
Society of Forensic Toxicologists
Scientific Working Group on Friction Ridge Analysis, Study and Technology (SWGFAST)

Other Web Sites of Interest

Introduction to Forensic Firearm Identification
Latent Print Examination
Forensic Research and Education at Iowa State University
Reddy’s Forensic Home Page - extensive listing of links to other forensic web sites