About Us

The International Center for Forensic Sciences, a part of Dubai Police’s General Department of Forensic Science and Criminology, is committed to collaborative research and training within the forensic sciences.

We aim to support cross-disciplinary research with national and international research bodies, as well as to offer world-class training courses across a range of forensic science disciplines. The courses we offer are delivered in partnership with some of the leading forensic specialists from around the globe; our courses are available to regional and international delegates from government, industry and academia.



To become a world-renowned center of excellence in forensic science dedicated to research, training and collaboration.



  • Form strategic partnerships across government, industry and academia to strengthen research and training capabilities
  • Establish and take part in collaborative research with national and international partners
  • Provide high-quality forensic training courses to the region and beyond
  • Offer internship programmes to foster the next generation of forensic scientists

Since the establishment of the General Department of Forensic Science and Criminology in 1982, we have pledged to build and expand upon our forensic knowledge base through research and innovation. Today, we are at the forefront playing a significant role in contributing to the development of current forensic understandings. I would like to warmly welcome regional and international participants from government, industry and academia to join us in the enhancement and advancement of forensic science through research, development and innovation.