Samwagik Forensics provides exceptional expertise to a broad range of clients. Below is a selection of clients we work with from a variety of different sectors. If you would like more information about projects carried out for our clients and how we can help you then please get in touch.
• Forensic science for the Criminal Defence Service
Since its formation, Samwagik Forensics has been supporting the Criminal Defence Service by providing expert forensic science services through solicitors and barristers. From major to volume crime our forensic scientists have an extensive range of expertise, enabling us to provide expert forensic scientists who have many years of experience at examining and challenging the work of the prosecution forensic scientists. Samwagik Forensics is also accredited by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board to deliver CPD training(Continuing Professional Development), which we do throughout the country.
• Forensic science for the police
We work with individual police forces, particularly for historic case reviews (cold cases), independent case review, major crime and high profile / media sensitive cases and support the police through the larger forensic science organisations – particularly when they need additional support or access to our particular skill set. We are accredited as suppliers of forensic labs instrumentations. In addition we supply a range of support services, such as proficiency testing, training, quality standards consultancy and other support for in-sourced police laboratories.
• Forensic science for Civil Law cases
Forensic science plays an important role in Civil Law cases as well as Criminal Law and Samwagik Forensics has a wealth of experience at providing such expertise across a wide variety of case types.
• Forensic science for industry
Many sectors of industry contract the Samwagik Forensics scientists for their specialist investigative and analytical skills. From product contamination (either deliberate or accidental) to environmental monitoring (for example, checking for DNA contamination on medical or pharmaceutical products) to training, our scientists can often solve tricky problems that a pure analytical scientist would not be able to.
• Forensic science for private individuals & civil cases
Many private individuals use the expertise of Samwagik Forensics to support them through often difficult private issues or civil cases. Our services are called upon to analyse, for example, substances suspected to be drugs, possibly found in the home, cases of suspected infidelity, questions about parentage and many other family and personal issues.