History: Directorate of State Forensic Science Laboratory

YEAR

EVENTS

1959

Establishment of State Forensic Science Laboratory (SFSL) in Police Head Quarter with Photo and Document Division

1967

Chemistry Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1970

First Technical Director was appointed in SFSL, Jaipur

Bio Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1973

Physics Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1974

SFSL, Jaipur was shifted to its own new building, near RPA Road, Nehru nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan -302016 

Ballastics Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1983

Toxicology Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1984

Serology Division was established in SFSL, Jaipur

1992

Arson & Explosive, Narcotics and Lie Detection (now renamed as Polygraph Division) was created in SFSL, Jaipur

1997

Regional Forensic Science Laboratory (RFSL), jodhpur was established

RFSL, Udaipur was established

2006

RFSL, Udaipur was shifted to its own new building

16 District Mobile Forensic units were established in RFSL, Udaipur

DNA, Serology and Polygraph Divisions were shifted to their own new building in SFSL, Jaipur

2007

RFSL Kota was established with Physics, Serology, Biology and Toxicology Divisions

14 District Mobile units were also established in RFSL, Kota

2009

Four District Mobile Forensic units were established in RFSL, Bikaner

2010

Full-Fledged DNA Division became functional in SFSL, Jaipur

2013

Post of Assistant Director for Cyber Forensic Division was created in SFSL, Jaipur

Chemistry Division was established in RFSL, Ajmer

2014

Toxicology, Serology, Biology Divisions were established in RFSL, Bikaner

Toxicology Division was established in RFSL, Ajmer

2015

Physics, Biology, Serology and Toxicology Divisions were established in RFSL, Bharatpur

Biology Division was established in RFSL, Udaipur

2016

Polygraph Division became again functional in SFSL, Jaipur

Forensic Training & Research Institute (FTRI) was established in its own building in SFSL, Jaipur

2019

RFSL, Ajmer was shifted to its own new building

RFSL, Bikaner was shifted to its own new building

Biology Divison was established in RFSL, Jodhpur