Crime Lab Careers/Internships


The Crime Lab offers student intern, graduate intern, and other volunteer programs to individuals who wish to work in the laboratory for a limited period of time to gain valuable experience.

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Career Openings

The Crime Lab has a number of positions, including supervising criminalists, criminalists, and laboratory technicians. Candidates must first go through the Sacramento County Employment Department for the initial exam and application process.

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There are number of professional associations for forensic science professionals, and those interested in pursuing a career in the field.  The associations provide a variety of services, support and resources.

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