The Forensic Science Laboratory is an established multifunctional, state-of-the-art laboratory operated by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority in Grand Cayman.
The laboratory offers expertise in several areas including:
- Forensic Biology and DNA Testing
- DNA Databasing Services
- DNA Paternity Services
- Forensic Toxicology Testing
- Forensic Drug Analysis
- and Forensic Criminalistics testing in selected areas.
The Laboratory helps in criminal and other legal investigations through the examination of physical and biological evidence.
These services include the analysis of drugs and alcohol in human body fluids such as urine or blood (Forensic Toxicology), examination of street drugs, assessment of the evidence in relation to serious crimes such as sexual assaults and murders, crime scene investigation, and postmortem toxicology.
The laboratory also offers its services to non-law enforcement agencies, for example with urine drug testing the laboratory offers random testing to clients from probation services and to government agencies and private companies who wish to perform pre-employment or random drug screening on their employees.
Hours & Location
Opening hours for walk-in urine drug screening services are from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM, however, office hours are from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Information regarding Forensic Services and DNA Paternity appointments can be obtained by contacting the laboratory at 244-2855.