Evidence Submission Guidelines

 
Chemistry Section

 

Controlled Substance Evidence Submission Guidelines, Rev. 02/2019

Controlled Substance Reference 

As of July 17, 2017 the DFS will permit law enforcement officers to perform their own field tests at the DFS.  For more information please see this announcement.

 

Toxicology Evidence Submission Guidelines, Rev. 06/2020

As of May 01, 2019 the DFS has issued a guidance letter that is specific to Toxicology Evidence Submissions.  For more information please see this announcement.  

 

 

Criminalistics Section
 

Firearms and Toolmarks Evidence Submission Guidelines, Rev. 02/2020

 

Latent Print Evidence Submission Guidelines, Rev. 02/2019

Latent Print Reference

 

 

DNA Section

 

DNA Analysis Evidence Submission Guidelines, Rev. 02/2019

DNA Analysis Reference

 

 

Evidence Handbook

 

The DFS has published the 8th Edition of the Physical Evidence Handbook on the public side of WILEnet.

 

 

Contact Information 

Please direct any questions about the Evidence Submission Guidelines to the Forensic Case Manager, Kathy Mahnke, via email at  or cell phone 608.609.6125.