Computer Forensic Laboratory Manager Checklist
No Procedures Status Notes
1 Does the laboratory manager possess a baccalaureate degree in
Criminal Justice, Organizational Management or Leadership, or
Computer Science or equivalent experience in computer forensics?
2 Does the laboratory manager have experience in management?
3 Does the laboratory manager have the knowledge related to digital
forensics and have experience in conducting forensic examinations
of digital evidence?
4 Is the laboratory manager’s responsibility and authority well
5 Is there a policy in place to allow for delegation of duties?
6 Does the laboratory manager regularly review laboratory personnel,
activities, and records?
7 Does the laboratory manager hold meetings to go over laboratory
policies and procedures on a regular basis?
8 Are the procedures accepted in the digital forensics fi eld with
regards to preserving, analyzing, and reporting?
9 Are the personnel files on previous laboratory managers
maintained in the laboratory for a minimum of five years?
10 Does the laboratory manager maintain files of all previously
assigned personnel for a minimum of five years?