The Crime Scene Investigators are responsible for the collection, preservation, packaging, transportation, and documentation of physical evidence left at the crime scene. Evidence collected may include:
- Impressions include fingerprints, tool marks, footwear, fabric impressions, tire marks and bite marks.
- Forensic Biology includes blood, semen, body fluids, hair, nail scrapings, blood stain patterns.
- Trace Evidence includes gun shot residues, arson accelerant, paint, glass and fibers.
- Firearms includes weapons, gun powder patterns, casings, projectiles, fragments, pellets, wadding and cartridges.
- Question Documents
The Milford Police Department has three active Crime Scene Investigators who are on call 24hrs a day.
In the event of a homicide or other serious crime, the Milford Police Department is assisted by the Crime Scene Investigators of the Oakland County Sheriff Department and the Michigan State Police.