Under close supervision, this position performs scientific examination and comparisons on firearms, bullets, and cartridge cases. It prepares clear, accurate, objective, and concise reports of finding and conducts independent research. This position may testify as an expert witness in courts of law.
Goals and Worker Activities
90% A. Examination of Physical Evidence
A.1 Practices firearms safety and safe gun handling principles and practices.
A.2 Handles items according to acceptable rules of evidence to ensure admissibility in future court hearings.