IDENTIFICATION SECTION

IDENTIFICATION SECTION

 
General Information
Description of ServiceMaintains and operates a police photographic laboratory that makes, processes and distributes such photographs, photostats, sketches and other pictorial reproductions as the operation of the Department may require including, but not limited to, the photographic service to various commands within the Department for public relations purposes. The Section locates, preserves, and records latent fingerprints at the scene of a crime and prepares such prints for introduction as evidence in criminal proceedings. The Section supervises the taking, classification and control of fingerprints and makes such searches and comparisons as required. All request for copies of photographs and fingerprint comparisons or data are forwarded to the Section for processing. The Section maintains the following files: Fingerprint-Civil; Fingerprint-Criminal; Latent Fingerprints; Photographic Gallery. Section members will be available to give testimony in court proceedings in regard to their duties.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenThe Department uses Language Line Services for 3-way conference calls between an interpreter and a person with Limited English Proficiency; also uses bilingual members or authorized Department interpreters.
EligibilityServes Suffolk County.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 7 days/week-9am-1am
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 30 Yaphank Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Yaphank, NY 11980
Mailing Address 1 30 Yaphank Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Yaphank, NY 11980
Main Phone (631)852-6201
Emergency/After Hours Phone 911
Other Phone 911 TTY
Web Address www.suffolkpd.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SUFFOLK COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Affiliated Program: IDENTIFICATION SECTION
This Service: IDENTIFICATION SECTION
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Crime Investigation (FN-1300)
Employment Related Fingerprinting (ND-1600.1700)