Scientific proof is now considered as much important (if more) than the testimony and the confession to convince the judges and the jury during a trial.
- On the request of units or the judges operating scientific examinations and expertise needed through an investigation ;
- Supporting when needed the investigation leader detective by bringing personnel to perform assessments with the right equipment ;
- Training forensics technicians and informing investigators ;
- Developping necessary researches to improve the equipment and techniques.
Sources : SIRPA gendarmerie
Credits photo : SIRPA Gendarmerie