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News ImageSeptember 21, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... providing leads

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

Making sense of what’s left behind is the crux of the work of the OC Crime Lab.

News ImageSeptember 21, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... providing leads

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

Making sense of what’s left behind is the crux of the work of the OC Crime Lab.

News ImageSeptember 20, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... testing toxicology

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

With impaired driving becoming an increasing problem on Orange County’s roadways, the Crime Lab last year launched an initiative to test all impaired drivers involved in a traffic collision, regardless of the results of the breath alcohol test.

News ImageSeptember 19, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... leaving an imprint on the criminal justice system

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

Dating back to the late 19th century, fingerprinting served as one of the pioneering practices of forensic science. Matching and maintaining millions of fingerprint images remains an important tool to help law enforcement agencies identify suspects and solve pending cases.

News ImageSeptember 18, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... delving into DNA

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

DNA evidence often can be a critical component to solving crimes or identifying suspects, bringing closure to victims and their families.

News ImageSeptember 17, 2018  OCSD looks to ID man suspected of sexually assaulting autistic male

Orange County Sheriff's Department Investigators are looking for the community's help to identify a man suspected of sexually assaulting an autistic adult male in the bathroom of the San Juan Capistrano Public Library.

News ImageSeptember 17, 2018  The Crime Lab makes a difference by ... making a good impression.

In honor of National Forensic Science Week, the Orange County Crime Lab wants to educate the public on the many ways our work impacts the county and makes a difference in the life of the citizens we serve.

We all know the importance of making a good impression. Lucky for Orange County residents, Crime Lab personnel are experts at the practice.

News ImageSeptember 14, 2018  Driver arrested on suspicion of murder after excessive speed crash in Mission ViejoA 24-year-old man is in custody on suspicion of murder after a March 2017 traffic collision that killed a 33-year-old woman.
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