Identifying Grants Available to Fund Forensic Lab Equipment: 2015 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Grant
For years, the forensic industry has struggled to receive adequate funding necessary to keep labs functioning at the highest levels possible. With on going budgetary constraints, crime labs struggle to meet their funding needs to help ease mounting issues: DNA backlog reduction, hiring/training additional staff, as well as purchasing new equipment or replacing outdated […]
Introducing the LSV2 – A Dynamic Forensic Evidence Screening Tool
Since 1999, Leeds Forensic Systems, Inc. has been designing, manufacturing and distributing forensic laboratory equipment including comparison microscopes and imaging tools to enhance the screening capabilities in forensic labs throughout the United States and around the world. Leeds has been established in the forensic industry as a leader of high-quality, high-performance, superior products supported by […]
Useful Tips for the LSV – How LSV working distance and diopter selection play an important role for screening sensitivity.
One aspect of our business, that we work very hard on at Leeds, is our ability to listen to our customers and see where we can help out. Here are some useful tips pertaining to the LSV’s operation regarding distance and diopters: As with any ALS system, the sensitivity of the LSV for screening is […]