Crime Laboratory General Information

Crime Laboratory Services

The State Crime Laboratory (Crime Lab) provides scientific support to the state's criminal justice system through the analysis, identification, and comparison of physical evidence used in the investigation and prosecution of criminal offenses.

General Forms

DNA Evidence Information Sheet (SFN59915)
Evidence Inventory (SFN60456)
Buccal Swab Collection Training Worksheet (SFN59184)
Release of Information/Proof of Representation (SFN53546)
Request Case Prioritization (SFN60165)
Request for Latent Print Examination (SFN60404)
Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Protocol-2014

Designee Letters

These letters designate the individuals in the State Crime Laboratory who are authorized to sign and certify records. 

Date Issued Designees  
November 8, 2017 Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Designee of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
September 13, 2017 LaMonte Jacobson, Designee of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 31, 2017 Emily Hoge, Designee of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 21, 2017 Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Designee of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 21, 2017 Janelle Portscheller, Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Amber J. Moch, Kali Hieb, Jeremiah N. Smith, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 21, 2017 Chris Focke, Troy Goetz, Marc A. Larson, Charlene Rittenbach, Brian Herz, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 21, 2017 Amy Gebhardt, Jennifer K. Penner, Stephanie A. Maier, Shannon Johnson, Alexandria Gibbs, Kyle Splichal, Emily Verstraete, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 21, 2017 Dan Haak, Designee of the State Crime laboratory Director Download
April 5, 2017 Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Designee of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 1, 2016 LaMonte Jacobson, Chris Focke, Troy Goetz, Marc A. Larson, Charlene Rittenbach, Brian Herz, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 1, 2016 Amy Gebhardt, Jennifer K. Penner, Stephanie A. Maier, Shannon Johnson, Alexandria Gibbs, Kyle Splichal, Emily Verstraete, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 1, 2016 Charles E. Eder, Janelle Portscheller, Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Amber J. Moch, Kali Hieb, Jeremiah N. Smith, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 1, 2016 Tracey Stastny, Dan Haak, Designees of the State Crime laboratory Director Download
January 25, 2016 Charlene Rittenbach, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
November 12, 2015 Brian Herz, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
January 28, 2015 Charles E. Eder, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
January 30, 2014 Emily Verstraete, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
November 14, 2013 Dan Radulovich, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
September 9, 2013 Dan Haak, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
July 31, 2013 Tracey Stastny, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
July 12, 2013 Charlene Keller, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
April 5, 2013 Deb Kashur, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
January 25, 2013 Charles E. Eder, Janelle Portscheller, Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Amber J. Moch, Kali Hieb, Jeremiah N. Smith, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 23, 2012 Amber J. Moch, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
May 1, 2012 Amber Vetter, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
April 25, 2012 Katherine Stang, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
February 23, 2012 Ahmad Akhtar, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
September 12, 2011 Charles E. Eder, Janelle Portscheller, Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Stephanie Kleinjan, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 31, 2011 Roberta Grieger-Nimmo, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 10, 2011 Shannon Johnson, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
August 3, 2011 Crime Laboratory Staff, Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download

Memos

Date Issued Issued To Subject
August 4, 2015 All Agencies Receiving Forensic Reports Certification of Biological Screening, DNA, Drug, Firearms/Toolmarks, Fire Debris, Latent and Trace Laboratory Reports Download
November 18, 2014 All Agencies Receiving Toxicology Reports Revised - Toxicology Reports - Certification Update Download
May 12, 2014 Law Enforcement Agencies Postage Due Download
July 27, 2011 State's Attorneys & County Recorders Legislative Changes - Effective August 1, 2011 Download
April 29, 2011   Appointment of State Toxicologist Download
July 28, 2009 All Agencies Receiving SAE Kits, ND Department of Health, Others Forensic Medical Examinations New Coverage, New Reimbursement Request Forms Download
July 16, 2009 Criminal Justice Agencies, Correctional Facility Administrators & State's Attorneys All Felony Arrestee DNA Testing Download
February 7, 2008 Chief of Police & Sheriffs Submission of DNA Evidence Download
August 10, 2007 Law Enforcement Agencies DNA Submission of Guidelines Download
March 16, 2007 Law Enforcement & State's Attorneys New Guidelines for Submission of DNA Evidence Download
March 16, 2007 Law Enforcement Agencies Proper Postage Download
January 4, 2007 Law Enforcement Agencies Submission of Evidence Download
October 14, 2005 State's Attorneys & Law Enforcement Convicted Offender & Offender Registration DNA Queries Download
September 14, 2005 State's Attorneys & Law Enforcement Controlled Substance Testing Download
August 1, 2005   Designees of the State Crime Laboratory Director Download
February 10, 2005 Law Enforcement Agencies Syringe Submission Update Download
December 22, 2004   Appointment of Deputy State Toxicologist (Expired) Download