Crime Laboratory Review Task Force

Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, July 2, 2008
10:30 am - 3:30 pm (Tour of Lab: 10:30-11:30)
Orange County Sheriff-Coroner Forensic Science Services Laboratory
320 N. Flower Street
Santa Ana, CA 92703
Contact: (916) 323-7956

DIRECTIONS: The airport of choice is Orange County/John Wayne (SNA), which is about 15-20 minutes from the lab. An alternate airport is Ontario (ONT), but is about 45-50 minutes from the lab. Attendees will be responsible for their own transportation; however, Dean Gialamas can validate parking for those who drive or rent a car. We will be meeting in our 5th floor training rooms.Link to Directions


The Task Force will consider the following items, although the order of business may be changed without prior notice:

  1. Tour of Orange County lab [10:30 - 11:30]
  2. Review and approve June minutes.
  3. Update on lab surveys.
  4. Update on attorney and law enforcement surveys.
  5. Discussion of lab interview letter and scope of lab interviews.
  6. Update on lab interview assignments.
  7. Subcommittee assignments and discussion.
  8. Discussion on oversight commission issues in preparation for August meeting.
  9. August meeting - Sacramento DA Crime Lab; lab tour; Barry Scheck scheduled speaker.


Minutes of Last Meeting

Previous Meetings Notice/Agenda


Task Force Vision/Mission Statement


Resume / CV of Task Force Members


Requirements for 2008 California Crime Laboratory Inventory & Survey



The California Crime Laboratories Task Force, and any committees thereof, comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act by ensuring that the meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities, and providing that this notice and information given to the members of the Task Force is available to the public in appropriate alternative formats when requested. If you need further assistance, including disability-related modifications or accommodations, you may contact Colleen Higgins at the Department of Justice at (916) 323-7956 or by email at

Questions or requests for additional information prior to the Task Force meeting may be referred to Colleen Higgins at the Department of Justice at (916) 323-7956 or by email at