Welcome to the Houston Forensic Science Center (HFSC)

HFSC is an independent local government corporation that provides forensic services to the City of Houston’s law enforcement agency, the Houston Police Department. HFSC welcomes you to explore our forensic services, learn more about what we do, investigate employment opportunities or contact us.

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July 8, 2022


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HFSC at a glance

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Sexual Assault Kits (SAK): 297
DNA (Non-SAK): 598
Latents: 1,584
Latent Print Processing: 701

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Toxicology – Drugs: 1,346                                
Digital Multimedia: 409
Seized Drugs: 624
Crime Scene Unit: 689

Come Join Our Team

HFSC Executive Team

Peter Stout


Amy Castillo, PH.D.

COO/Vice President

Carina, Haynes CSCSA

Crime Scene Unit Director

Erika Ziemak

Quality Director