Police Forensic Specialist


To provide services related to specialized and technical fingerprint development and analyses of physical evidence using modern technology; to conduct fingerprint comparisons, complex crime scene investigations, forensic laboratory analysis, and forensic photography; and to provide expert witness testimony in legal proceedings. This single position classification provides specialized technical forensic support to the Police Department. The incumbent is expected to be fully trained in all technical aspect of the job including crime scene evidence collection, photography, and analysis, conduct latent print analysis, and prepare for and provide court room testimony.

Additional Information

For further information related to the Police Forensic Specialist position, including salary and job openings, view the Napa Job Opportunities page. Please reference Police Department Recruitment and Selection Standards (PDF) for information related to all job classifications.