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Forensic Technology Center of Excellence

Providing evidence-based resources about forensic technologies and emerging challenges.

The Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE)[1]  supports the implementation of new forensic technology and best practices by end users and is dedicated to elevating the status of forensic science through:

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Date Created: January 26, 2021

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