National Center for Forensic Science
  • Databases

    NEW! International Database of Ignitable Liquids

  •  Welcome to NCFS

    NCFS's Mission: "Provide relevant and responsive forensic science research and operational support to the Criminal Justice Community"

  • Physical Evidence

    Physical Evidence at NCFS conducts research in the analysis of ignitable liquids, explosives, fiber evidence, glass, etc.

  • Biological Evidence

    Biological evidence at NCFS focuses on conducting pure and applied research in forensic molecular genetics/biochemistry.

  • About NCFS

    The National Center for Forensic Science was established in 1997. Read More

Registration is Open!

Basic Fire Debris Analysis January 9 – February 6, 2017

Laser Ablation for Forensic Analysis

Join us for a two-day workshop on LA-ICP-MS and LIBS for Forensic Science Applications on February 8 - 9, 2017. There is no charge for this event, but registration is required.  Please click here for more information and registration.