Questioned Document Examination Laboratory
Questioned Document Examination Laboratories play a vital role in the criminal justice system and are often called upon to assist law enforcement agencies, legal professionals, and other organizations in resolving document-related disputes and investigations. The primary task of such a laboratory is to verify the authenticity of documents. This includes determining whether a document is genuine or a forgery. This can be crucial in cases involving suspected fraud, identity theft, or other criminal activities.
Questioned Document Examination Lab Equipment
The laboratory is equipped with specialized tools and equipment for document examination, such as microscopes, ultraviolet (UV) and infrared (IR) light sources, comparison microscopes, and chemical reagents for ink analysis.