Texas Forensic Science Commission

Justice Through Science

Our Mission

The mission of the FSC is to strengthen the use of forensic science in criminal investigations and courts by:

  • developing a process for reporting professional negligence or misconduct 
  • investigating allegations of professional negligence or misconduct 
  • promoting the development of professional standards and training 
  • recommending legislative improvements

Upcoming Meetings


Governor Perry Appoints Five to Forensic Science Commission

Read about the new appointments in this article from the Governor's Office, here.
Posted by on Oct 31, 2014

Attorney General Releases Opinion on SFMO Arson Review

Read Attorney General of Texas review of Science Advisory Workgroup here.
Posted by on Apr 8, 2014

Governor Perry Appoints Six Commission Members

Read the Governor's office press release here.
Posted by on Mar 28, 2014
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