MEDIA - HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT FORENSIC CASES?

CSU-Chico Human ID Lab:

The Human Identification Laboratory provides forensic anthropology services to state and federal law enforcement, medical examiners and attorneys. These services may include search and recovery of human remains, skeletal analysis for the purposes of identification and trauma analysis. These services are provided to assist the legal system in resolving criminal cases, missing persons cases and providing closure to families. The lab provides these services directly to law enforcement, medical examiners and attorneys and is not authorized to share information regarding specific case to the media or to the public.

The lab and its staff abides by the Code of Ethics and Conduct put forth by the Scientific Working Group for Forensic Anthropology (SWGANTH), which states that case information is confidential and should be released to the public by the investigating agency.

For questions regarding CSU, Chico Human ID Lab, contact the University's Public Affairs office at (530) 898-4143.