South Australia Police Forensic Services Branch


Forensic Response Section and Fingerprint Bureau

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

05 Jun 2006


21 Divett Place
Adelaide, SA 5000



Services conditionally available to external clients



Scope of Accreditation

Forensic Response Section and Fingerprint Bureau

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant
Crime scene investigations Major crime scene; Non-crime related incidents (including suicides and natural disasters) Exhibit collection
Shoe impressions; Tyre impressions
Recording and imagery
Serial number recovery
Bloodstain pattern analysis (BPA); Confirmatory testing for blood; Determination of the nature and extent of the scene; Event reconstruction; Examination and interpretation of the scene; Fingerprint development (dusting/powders); Fire and explosion examination; Physical fit comparisons; Presumptive screening analysis; Recording and imagery
Examination of fingerprints Fingerprints Development; Identification
Examination of firearms, ammunition and weapons Ballistics; Firearms Certification; Classification; Examination and identification; Firearm safety testing; Range determination; Serial number recovery; Shooting scene investigation
Examination of tool marks Any item received Comparison of impressed marks; Comparison of striated marks

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