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American Association of Laboratory Directors

Case Acceptance Guidlines


  • The NTRCFL will accept computers and Audio and Video (A/V) requests from agencies for all felony criminal and national security investigations.
  • The NTRCFL will accept cell phones from agencies if the investigator cannot successfully obtain their data using the Cell Phone Investigative Kiosk (CPIK).
  • The NTRCFL will accept loose media (Diskettes, CD-R disks, DVD disks, Blue Ray Disks, media cards, thumbdrives and any other removable media) if the investigator cannot successfully obtain their data using the Loose Media Investigative Kiosk (LMIK).
  • The NTRCFL will not accept misdemeanor cases without prior approval by the NTRCFL Director.

In The News

5/1/2012: NEW! Case Acceptance Guidelines — As of May 1, 2012, the NTRCFL has issued a new set of Case Acceptance Guidelines. Click here to read more.


04/13/2011: North Texas RCFL Supported Successful Child Pornography Prosecution — Dallas resident Timothy Honnoll, 39, plead guilty in federal court to receiving child pornography, and will serve eight years in prison along with a lifetime of supervised release. The North Texas RCFL provided digital forensics support to the investigation which was brought as part of Project Safe Childhood. According to a press release issued by the FBI's Dallas Division, 600 images and 180 videos of child pornography were found on Honnoll's computer and related storage media.  

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