Overview

Forensic Science Week recognizes the contribution that forensic science makes to the criminal justice system. This year, Forensic Science Week is being held September 20-26. Throughout the week, the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE) is engaging with the community to bolster our presence and to highlight the impact that forensic science has in the world. Learn more about the exciting events below and follow @ForensicCOE  on Facebook, LinkedIn, and twitter to stay up-to-date on news and events! Stay tuned and check back to see the exciting content we’ll be releasing to celebrate Forensic Science Week 2020.

Find 2019 Forensic Science Week content here!


Forensic Science Week Trivia Contest

In honor of Forensic Science Week 2020, we’re hosting a daily trivia contest with an incredible grand prize: One free registration to the AAFS 2021 Conference!  Follow us on social media and message us the correct answer to our daily trivia question to be entered into the drawing to win! The winner will be randomly selected from all entries and will be announced at the end of the week.

Answers to previous questions will be published below. We would like to send a HUGE thank you to the American Academy of Forensic Sciences for the wonderful grand prize donation!

Good luck!