ForensicsForensic Case File Management at Ideal Innovations

I3  is a leader in providing forensic support services to U.S. Government Agencies and international entities. Our forensic services have aided the pursuit of terrorists and criminals both stateside and overseas, leading to their capture and prosecution


I3 provides government organizations with laboratory operations support, training for U.S. and foreign nationals, standards development, quality assurance guidelines, laboratory management mentoring and forensic policy, strategy and requirements development.

Additionally, we have provided forensic services in support of nation-building for the governments of Iraq and Afghanistan with their Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) and Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS), respectively, trained their operators and continue to provide management oversight for the systems.

I3 has provided services in the following forensics areas:

• Latent Print Processing and Examination
• Tenprint Examination
• DNA Collection and Analysis
• Firearms and Toolmark Analysis
• Explosives and Drug Chemistry
• Document & Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
• Forensic Photography
• Case File Management
• Evidence Handling

The majority of I3 ’s forensic Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are certified in their respective fields. Our SMEs also have been qualified as experts in courts of law.

button marker Operations Support

I3 ’s SMEs provide support in the areas of latent fingerprints, DNA, firearms and toolmarks, forensic chemistry, DOMEX, photography and evidence handling. The SMEs process evidence, analyze results, write reports for both intelligence and prosecution use and testify in court.

button marker Forensics Training

I3 provides training and mentoring to U.S. and foreign nationals. We have an in-house training program for our fingerprint personnel—beginning with tenprint analysis, advancing to latent print comparisons and ending with the preparation for certification by the International Association for Identification (IAI). We have provided training to foreign nationals in the areas of fingerprints, DNA, DOMEX, firearms and toolmarks, chemistry, evidence handling and photography.

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I has developed a Facial Identification Training curriculum aimed at improving the skill sets of the analyst. The 1 or 2 week course will provide the examiner with necessary skills and strategies needed when conducting facial comparisons. Topics include but are not limited to bones and muscles, dermatology, aging, and hair. The course provides extensive comparison exercises that apply what is learned during the lectures. This course is perfect for federal, state, local or commercial organizations that have facial recognition systems and who are performing facial comparisons.

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I provides backlog reduction and surge support services in the areas of Latent Print Processing and Comparison, DNA Analysis, Chemical Analysis, Firearms and Toolmark Examination, and Trace Analysis using a team of forensics experts, many of whom are certified in their respective disciplines and are qualified as experts in court. Our team coordinates with the requesting agency to utilize their space for evidence processing and computer analysis at times during the day or night when the equipment is available for our team to workI3  has provided backlog reduction and surge support services to the US Government in latent print examination. Our expert team of latent print examiners was able to eliminate a backlog of approximately 25,000 computer comparisons within one year.

button marker Laboratory Fielding

I3  has extensive experience deploying modular laboratories including the laboratory installation, equipment and instrument procurement, calibration and validation and supplies and consumables sustainment.