Tag Archives: Forensic Science

Leeds Announces Forensic Science Scholarships at University of Central Oklahoma






Leeds Forensic Systems is pleased to announce our support of the University of Central Oklahoma Forensic Science Institute by offering two scholarships.  The University of Central Oklahoma has been a customer of Leeds since 2009. The Leeds Forensic Systems, Inc. Scholarship … Continue reading

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FY2017 Forensic Science Grant Funding Opportunities






As we welcome in 2017, the field of forensic science turns towards the opening of FY2017 forensic science grant funding opportunities.  The National Institute of Justice hosted a WebEx last week covering four grant funding opportunities available to publicly funded … Continue reading

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Same Gun, Different Scene: The Process of Matching Firearms Evidence Samples through the Use of Automated Ballistic Identification Systems






Forensic laboratories are always trying to find faster ways to process evidence in the efforts to battle crime, including the examination and comparison of bullets and cartridge cases for support of police investigation and criminal prosecution. With the development of … Continue reading

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Leeds Launches the Trace-Z Trace Evidence Comparison Microscope






Leeds is very pleased to announce our newest product, the Trace-Z, a trace evidence comparison microscope built with Zeiss optics. The Trace-Z offers: Superior color and intensity balanced images 23mm field of view Images can be viewed as 100% right, 100% left, … Continue reading

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5 Unique Features of the LSV2, Your Next Generation Alternate Light Source Screening Tool






The Leeds Spectral Vision second generation LSV2 model offers an imaging tool that has rapidly been adopted by forensic laboratories to help reduce evidence screening bottlenecks and provide easy evidence documentation.  Incorporating several unique capabilities, the LSV2 is an intuitive … Continue reading

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ISO 17025: How Accreditation Impacts Forensic Labs






What is ISO? “ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, non-governmental membership organization and the world’s largest developer of voluntary International Standards.” (Source: ISO.org) “They are made up of 166 member countries who are the national standards bodies around the … Continue reading

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Introducing the Discovery!






Introducing the new Discovery Firearms & Tool Marks Comparison Microscope.  The newest addition to Leeds’ suite of forensic products (including the LCF3, LCT and LSV), the Discovery is a powerful and intuitive microscope offering high resolution 20:1 zoom ration, the largest … Continue reading

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The New LCF3 Firearms & Tool Marks Comparison Microscope brings Performance, Ergonomic Comfort and Versatility to the Forensic Lab






Introducing the New LCF3, an incredibly powerful microscope for the Forensic Lab  Leeds Forensic Systems, Inc. announces the new LCF3 Firearms & Tool Marks Comparison Microscope.  This powerful and robust system offers outstanding performance, ergonomic comfort, and incredible versatility.  Leeds designed the new LCF3 incorporating … Continue reading

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Morris College Opens Criminal Justice Forensic Center






    Forensic Magazine recently published an article highlighting Morris College’s recent opening of their new Criminal Justice Forensic Center.  Located in Sumter, SC, Morris College’s Center, serving over 100 criminal justice students specializing in criminal forensics, purchased new equipment under the leadership of … Continue reading

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