Digital Imaging


Aims and objectives


To exchange information by means of:

  • a repeated audit of individual institutes capabilities, skills and resources
  • setting up and maintaining a DIWG website with secure and public pages
  • defining and updating a priority list of forensic problems

To develop best practice by means of:

  • sharing validation reports and methods
  • organizing a meeting once or twice a year to discuss casework
  • setting up communication channels for emerging technologies

To establish standards:

  • best practice manuals and guidelines
  • programs for quality assurance and certification  
  • proficiency tests  

To exchange data:

  • collaborative tests of methods and technology
  • information about emerging technologies
  • casework problem exchange


  • Chairman: Christophe Lambert (IRCGN, France)
  • Steering Committee: Patrick De Smet (NICC, Belgium), Fredrik Eklof (SKL, Sweden), Reuben Moreton (MPS, U.K.), Razvan Rizea (NFI, Romania)


You can contact the Digital Imaging Working Group Chairman - Mr. Christophe Lambert, the members of its steering committee and the Working Group's webeditor via our contact form.