Crime Scene Preservation Workshop held on 27 July 2017 at NFSA, Islamabad
Since 2006, NFSA has been providing forensic services to various Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs), judiciary and government organizations across Pakistan. Moreover, NFSA has also been providing trainings to aforementioned departments not only to spread forensic awareness but also to equip them with latest criminal investigative techniques as, forensic science is a vital tool to fight lawlessness. Crime Scene Preservation Workshop was conducted on 27th July 2017, was also the part of this initiative.
- Shah Hussain (Crime Scene Officer)
- Muhammad Ajmal (Crime Scene Officer)
- Officers from Anti- Narcotics Force (ANF).
Thrust of Discussion
- How to handle and properly manage a crimes scene.
- Dos and don’ts of Crime Scene Investigation.
- Common Problems related to Physical evidence and Crime Scene
- Handling, Storage and Life of Physical Evidence.
- Preservation of Crime Scene
- Maintaining the Integrity of evidence.
- Practical Demonstration of Crime Scene.
The aim of the program was primarily to raise awareness and dispel misconceptions about the forensic science. The basic theme of this program was not only to build a bridge between forensic laboratory and ANF officers but it was also intended to end misjudgements about the capabilities and limitations of Crime Scene. The efforts of presenters were highly appreciated by all the participants. They found the program very interesting and informative. They urged that these kind of programs should be organised regularly.
- Such trainings should be arranged time to time.
- The duration of such programs should be increased.