CFS - Biology

Centre of Forensic Sciences - Biology

What We Do

Body fluid identification (blood, semen, saliva) and DNA profiling in cases involving crimes against persons and property, such as break and enters, sexual assaults and homicides.

Examination of items can assist with addressing identity, sequence of events and possible relationships between objects, individuals and locations.

Services

High Volume Service (HVS)

  • High volume crimes include break & enter, theft, drug and weapon offences
  • Optimized, high-throughput, automated DNA testing process
  • Refer to our HVS Guide

Violent Crime Service (VCS)

Additional Information

Technical Information Sheets
DNA Warrant Letter

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The National DNA Data Bank, maintained by the RCMP, is an important investigative tool for investigators. DNA profiles generated in the laboratory may be entered on to the National DNA Data Bank to assist police agencies in linking crime scenes to each other or crime scenes to individuals.