Evidence Technician

The Evidence Technician Unit (ETU) consists of two specially trained officers and two supervisors. The ETU's are responsible for recovering and processing crime scene evidence. The ETU employs many of the latest technological advances including digital photography and alternate light source trace evidence identification. The ETU's duties include: identifying, collecting, and preserving trace evidence; locating and preserving fingerprints; documenting crime scenes through still photography, video, diagrams, and drawings; and processing evidence to aid in the identification of criminal suspects.