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Independent assessment of forensic DNA analysis service

May 2022

An independent assessment is being conducted into Queensland Health’s forensic DNA analysis service.

The forensic DNA analysis laboratory provides a range of services to the Queensland Police Service including testing and analysis of biological samples to generate a DNA profile.

The independent assessment will examine the lab’s policies, procedures, processes and standards against best practice.

The independent assessment will be conducted by an eminent specialist in the forensic medicine field and according to the terms of reference (PDF 141 kB).

An independent assessor is expected to be engaged shortly.

Last updated: 13 May 2022