The Digital Forensic Services National Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) is now available to use by police forces and agencies.
The new document builds on the foundation of the original document, reflects current advances in technology and looks to the future.
Derbyshire Chief Constable and NPCC Fingerprint Lead Rachel Swann will formally open an online event to discuss a national approach to a fingerprint GTD.
PCC Martyn Underhill, 28 April 2021
APCC’s Forensic Lead since 2018, Dorset PCC Martyn Underhill reflects on the changes in forensics during his tenure and sets out his vision for its future.
The Forensic Capability Network has published its business strategy, setting out its purpose and goals for the next three years. Find out more and sign-up to our virtual event on 25th May.
The national medical SFR framework set-up by policing and the NHS will speed-up justice for victims of crime, by allowing investigators to access medical reports nearly six times faster. Read more.
The Forensic Capability Network celebrates its successful first year of operation this April. Find out more about our “year of delivery” bringing new forensic technology and services to forces.
Michelle Painter, West Mids Police, 29 March 2021
As series two of the documentary Forensics: The Real CSI reaches nine million viewers, we speak with the West Midlands Police forensic services team about raising the profile of forensics and the wellbeing of practitioners.
FCN’s national approach to fire investigation accreditation will save forces and fire & rescue services around £2m during the next financial year. Find out more.
The programme has appointed Richard Meffen as its new director. Read more here.
Are you responsible for digital forensic validation in a police force? Learn more about FCN's new national approach to validation.
The first ever national online platform for forensic science in UK policing has seen its initial service go live for testing. Read more about FCN Xchange here.