Crime Scene Technicians are responsible to assist in criminal investigations by effectively documenting, collecting and analyzing the photographs, latent prints and other physical evidence present at crime scenes and other locations. Crime Scene Technicians respond to crime scenes, ranging from burglaries to homicides. The Florence Township Crime Scene Technicians work together with the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Officer Crime Scene Unit to investigate major crimes
Responsibilities include photography at the scene, latent print processing, developing composites, evidence collection and preservation, field drug testing, shoe and tire casting, inked printing of subjects, and court room testimony.
Each member of the Crime Scene Unit receives specialized training in crime scene processing and photography.