Policy paper

Forensic science strategy

The government's vision for forensic science in the criminal justice system.

Documents

Forensic Science Strategy (web)

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Forensic Science Strategy (print)

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Details

This document sets out the government’s vision for the future of forensic science.

It is relevant to:

  • police forces (especially forensic service providers, crime scene investigators and scientific support managers)
  • wider criminal justice system bodies such as the Crown Prosecution Service and the Criminal Case Review Board
  • politicians (especially those on the Science and Technology Committees)
  • the wider general public
Published 11 March 2016