Forensic Sites

 Meetings, Conferences, and Short Courses


Technical Innovation in Management and Infrastructure


The MFRC administers a program (TIMI) that addresses the application of new technology to the infrastructure and management of crime laboratories.


Current Projects

  • Process Mapping
  • Personnel Recruitment Study


Research and Development

 The MFRC administers an applied Research & Development program to support the practical needs for improvements in current practice, as well as next generation methods that will change the nature of forensic science.


2011 MFRC-Funded Projects

Partners of the MFRC

The current MFRC partners include crime laboratories in Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. These partners are committed to guiding the MFRC through their participation in meetings and Advisory Groups for each mission area.