Crime Scene Section
The Suffolk County Crime Laboratory maintains a Crime Scene Team that is available for major crime scenes at any time, day or night. These crime scenes include homicides, fatal hit-and-runs, death investigations and other major crimes within Suffolk County. The Crime Scene Team comprises Forensic Scientists from all disciplines within the Crime Laboratory. At a crime scene, Crime Laboratory personnel are responsible for the documentation and collection of evidence. The Crime Laboratory coordinates its activities with the investigating police agency and the identification/photographic unit of the police agency.