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WHAT CAN WE DO FOR YOU?

Sorenson Forensics can handle all your forensic laboratory DNA casework outsourcing needs, processing and analyzing DNA samples for:

  • Active or backlogged forensic cases, sexual assault kits, criminal paternity cases, or cold cases.
  • Missing persons, unidentified remains, victims of natural or mass casualty disasters.
  • Forensic laboratory casework services tied to an individual case.
  • And more!

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Our successful partnerships are established on either a contract or a case-by-case basis.

WHY CHOOSE US?

Our proven DNA experts collaborate closely with law enforcement agencies, crime labs and defense and prosecuting attorneys to provide a second-to-none, exceptional experience. Normal turnaround-time is 60 days, with a rush service available.

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Sorenson Forensics offers the highest-quality forensic serology and DNA casework in the industry today. We are passionate about working closely with each client and offering the latest and greatest in technological and expert scientific know-how.

TOUCH DNA

From property crimes to cold homicide cases, we generate DNA profiles from samples with limited amounts of DNA. We also specialize in generating profiles from difficult or degraded samples.

Y-SCREENING

We offer Y-screening—using Plexor HY—a more sensitive alternative to traditional screening. It quickly detects the presence of male DNA. We have validated the most updated commercial chemistries on the market for this type of testing.

MISSING PERSONS

We specialize in identifying difficult and degraded DNA samples related to missing-persons cases.

INVESTIGATIVE LEAD™

This powerful investigative tool narrows down a list of suspects and helps find leads by determining the genetic ancestry of the perpetrator.

EXPERT TESTIMONY

Our forensic scientists are experienced in preparing our DNA results for use in the criminal justice system, and in making court appearances to provide litigation support.

CRIMINAL PATERNITY

This testing determines the paternal relationship between a man and a child, while scrupulously maintaining a chain of custody.

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The Right Partner.
Every Time.

Reduce Testing Backlog: DNA Casework

If you’re swamped, we can help! We offer high-throughput services for sexual-assault kit processing. In fact, Sorenson Forensics was named as one of only two preferred forensic DNA laboratories in the country to participate in a $38 million grant from the New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) as part of the office’s Sexual Assault Kit Backlog Elimination Program. Whether you want to catch up on rape kits or any other type of DNA casework backlog we’re ready when you are.

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DNA Casework Review for Legal Professionals

We provide a thorough review of a DNA case file to assess information such as:
• Evidence-sample interpretation performed according to lab protocols.
• Proper application of statistics.
• Recommendations on additional testing and new technology available for evidence.
As a fully-accredited private forensic DNA lab, we have performed over a hundred DNA case reviews for criminal defense and prosecuting attorneys nationwide.

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Witness Testimony by Expert Scientists

Sorenson Forensics provides DNA forensic expert witness testimony, in support of the DNA testing results and case review findings presented in our report package. Our professionals provide forensic expert witness testimony on all types of cases involving forensic DNA evidence – including rape, murder trials and property crime cases. We have extensive experience in describing the critical aspects of our forensic DNA testing process and use understandable terms to clearly explain the technical points of forensic DNA analysis to non-scientists.

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Why Choose Sorenson Forensics?

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Passion

Like you, we are devoted to the cause of justice! Our highly-trained, experienced team of forensic scientists is passionate about helping you find answers for victims and their families. Keeping our commitments to personalized services, promptness and accuracy is something we take seriously, and exceeding our clients’ expectations is our daily goal.

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Accreditied DNA Casework by Sorenson Forensics with Forensics Process Optimization Services

Accreditation & Quality

Sorenson Forensics is an ASCLD/Lab-International accredited laboratory. We always follow all SWGDAM and ISO/IEC I7025:2005 recommended guidelines for forensic validation. Our facilities undergo regular examination by outside accreditation auditors to ensure we are using nothing but the latest, most reliable methodologies for reliable results.

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Sorenson Forensics Leaders in DNA Casework and Forensics Process Optimization Services

Respected Industry Leader

More than 500 law enforcement agencies have turned to Sorenson Forensics for individual DNA casework or DNA testing services. Our long-standing reputation for excellence in the industry speaks volumes about our team’s absolute dedication to precision, accuracy, collaboration and getting results for our clients. What can we do for you?

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We’re Here To Help.

DNA-based strategies and services that help you solve cases.

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