Forensic Laboratory

The State Police Forensic Laboratory is the sole provider of traditional forensic laboratory services in New Hampshire. The Forensic Laboratory routinely receives and analyzes evidence from over 220 city and town police departments, nine state law enforcement agencies including the State Police, ten county sheriff departments, numerous city and town fire departments, and, on occasion, federal law enforcement agencies conducting criminal investigations in the state.

forensic lab logoThe State Police Forensic Laboratory holds international accreditation through ANAB to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standards for Forensic Science Testing and Calibration Laboratories.

The services offered by the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory include firearms/toolmarks, pattern evidence, biology, digital evidence, fire debris, controlled drug, toxicology and breath alcohol testing.

It is the belief of the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory that the citizens of the state deserve the highest quality of forensic science services. All laboratory personnel are committed to providing impartial and scientifically accurate analyses and testimony while maintaining exceptional standards of ethics, professionalism and customer service.

Evidence Submissions are accepted M-F, 8am-2:30pm. Schedule an evidence appointment.


Phone: (603) 223-3854