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19-4092 Forensic Science Technicians

Collect, identify, classify, and analyze physical evidence related to criminal investigations. Perform tests on weapons or substances, such as fiber, hair, and tissue to determine significance to investigation. May testify as expert witnesses on evidence or crime laboratory techniques. May serve as specialists in area of expertise, such as ballistics, fingerprinting, handwriting, or biochemistry.

Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians (broad occupation)

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians (minor group)

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Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009