How many cases do you work a year?
The Forensic Unit averages 1200 requests for analysis a year and typically responds to 150 crime scenes. More than 800 latent fingerprints are documented and analyzed for quality in the lab. The number of latent prints entered and searched through AFIS per year continues to grow, particularly with the recent addition of palm print records, it has exceeded 300. The West Valley Forensic Unit has over 1,200 latent prints registered as unidentified that are being actively searched each day.

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1. How do I get a job in forensics?
2. My house or car was broken into. Why didn't the Forensic Unit respond to process it?
3. How long does it take to search a latent print in AFIS?
4. How many cases do you work a year?