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Archive for Month: November 2011


Decontaminant evaluation featured in Evidence Tech Magazine

The just-released edition of Evidence Technology Magazine features an article based on the recent evaluation of decontaminants performed by NFSTC’s laboratory personnel. The article discusses the safety as well as other strengths and limitations of a new decontaminant, STERIPLEX SD, relative to bleach.


NFSTC wants to hear from you!

NFSTC invites forensic service professionals and our stakeholders to participate in a brief, confidential survey about their needs and their understanding of NFSTC services. This feedback will help NFSTC to provide additional projects, trainings and services and can broaden the range of forensic services available to the community.


NFSTC CEO to speak at Tampa Bay Innovation Center event

Catching criminals and keeping our communities safe is an ever-evolving area of expertise. Kevin Lothridge, CEO, will speak about Forensic Science: Past, Present and Future, at this free event hosted by the Tampa Bay Innovation Center.


Register now for 2012 ICAC-SIT: Cell Phone Investigation, Collection and Law classes

Registration is now open for all 2012 Internet Crimes Against Children Special Investigation Training – Cell Phone Investigation, Collection and Law classes. NFSTC and HTCI will deliver this free three-day, hands-on course to ICAC Task Force members and other investigators multiple times at locations around the country. Click here for course schedule and registration information.


Changes in the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE)

As you may have heard, the National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC) will be handing over the operation of the FTCoE system to Research Triangle Institute (RTI) at the end of this calendar year. It has been a long journey since NFSTC developed and launched the Center in 2007. During […]