260 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway
Ph: (985) 783-1228
Fx: (985) 783-1241
Crime Scene also has four technicians.
The division processes crimes, collects and secures evidence, and determines the facts of what, when, where, and how a specific crime occurred. In addition, the division handles licensing, permit applications, and sex offender registration.
National Standards Process
Once investigators arrive on the scene, they follow a national set of standards. The investigators:
- Obtain briefing
- Assess, sketch, photograph, and research the scene
- Identify evidence
- Collect trace evidence and fingerprints
- Collect, package, and label evidence and complete a chain of custody form
For additional information, please view Crime Scene Process