About Truth Labs
TRUTH LABS AT A GLANCE
Truth Labs being the first independent forensic science laboratory in India has successfully completed 14 years of service operating from six metropolitan cities, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad reporting over 15,000 cases referred by 6 High Courts, Sessions and Subordinate Courts of over 15 states, major Central Police Agencies & State Police organizations of over 18 states besides Central and State Govt. Depts., Banks, Insurance Companies, Lawyers & Law Firms, Corporates & MNCs and Common People from 25 states across the country. About 50 percent of the cases referred to Truth Labs come from Courts, Police, and Government Departments showing the reputation enjoyed by Truth Labs across India.
By virtue of the credibility of Truth Labs amongst the police, courts, government and other enforcement agencies, MoUs have been signed with the Govt. of NCT of Delhi and Govt. of Haryana through the respective State FSLs for examination and reporting of cases by the Experts of Truth Labs. The Home Department of Govt. of West Bengal have also issued orders for utilization of services of Truth Labs for DNA Profiling in a large number of cases involving unidentified dead bodies.
In view of the reliability and dependability of reports furnished by the experts of Truth Labs who have given expert testimony in more than 6,000 cases in courts across the country, Circulars and Standing Orders were issued by the DGP, Karnataka, Commissioners of Police, Delhi and Kolkata besides the High Court of Andhra Pradesh, advising the concerned police
and judicial officers to approach Truth Labs and based on which thousands of cases have been received and reported.
Even during the COVID-19 lockdown period, Truth Labs has undertaken examination of several cases and successfully analyzed and furnished reports through FORENSIC ON-LINE SERVICES.
Truth Labs currently offers forensic services supplementing the services of Central and State FSL’s offering quality forensic services in a prompt manner with professional excellence to the complete satisfaction of people and Government agencies.
PROFILE OF THE EXPERTS
The Expert Board of Truth Labs is headed by Former IGP & Director, APFSL, Hyderabad and consists of
- Former Chief Forensic Scientist, Directorate of Forensic Science, MHA, GOI.
- Former Director, CFSL, CBI.
- Former Director, CFSL, Hyderabad.
- Former Directors of FSLs of Delhi, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Punjab.
- Former GEQDs of Shimla, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chandigarh.
- Former Joint Director, APFSL.
- Chief Document Examiner, Maharashtra and Karnataka.
- Former Deputy General Manager, United India Insurance, Chennai.
- Former Head & Professor, Forensic Medicine, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad.
- Former Superintendent of Police, City Police, Chennai.
- Former Superintendent of Police, Fingerprints, Chennai.
- Former Senior Scientific Assistant, FSL, Delhi.
- Former Assistant Director, TNFSD.
- Former Superintendents of Police, Andhra Pradesh FPB, Tamil Nadu FPB and Maharashtra FPB and others.
MOUs WITH STATE GOVT. FSL’s AND OTHER GOVT. BODIES
MoUs have been signed with the Govt. of NCT of Delhi in 2014 and Government of Haryana in 2019 for examination and reporting to cases of Questioned Documents by the Experts of Truth Labs to clear the backlog of cases pending at Delhi and Haryana State FSLs. Circulars and Standing Orders were issued by DGP Karnataka vide No.dated 07.06.2011), Order of the Commissioner of Police, Delhi vide No. SC/DCP/C&R(DA-1) dated
19.06.2009, Delhi Police Standing Order No. 219/10, Kolkata Home & Hills Department Order No. 738-Sanction/HP/BMC/14M-275/17 dated 28.08.2017 and 1193- Sanction/HP/BMC/14M-275/17 dated 06.12.2018, High Court of Andhra Pradesh Order vide ROC No. 404/SO/2019 dated 06.09.2019, advising their officers to approach Truth Labs and
for the past ten years more than 5,000 cases have been successfully reported by Truth Labs besides other urgent, important and sensitive cases.
MoUs have also been signed with Microsoft for undertaking research, training and analysis involving Cyber Forensics and other computer related research and training programs besides starting with a PG Diploma Course in Criminal Justice & Forensic Science at University of Hyderabad in 2009, Banaras Hindu University in 2014 for Master Degree Course in Forensic Science and now introduced PG Diploma Course in Criminology, Criminal Law and Forensic Science at NALSAR in 2019 and with ICFAI Law University in 2021 for both academic courses and short-term training modules.
Also, a large number of training courses have been conducted in the State Police Academies, State Judicial Academies, National Private and Foreign Banks and National Insurance Academy and companies like HAL, Bangalore for more than 3000 judicial, police, bank, insurance and other officers from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. MOUs also signed with CCMB, IICT, BPR&D, etc. for undertaking scientific analysis and organizing training programs.
WIDE RANGE OF CLIENTELE
During the last 14 years, Truth Labs has offered a wide range of forensic services such as examination of Questioned Documents, Fingerprints, DNA Analysis, Cyber Forensics, Multimedia Forensics, Polygraph, Incident Investigations, Investigation of Financial Frauds and Suspicious Insurance Claims etc., in more than 15,000 cases referred by various agencies which includes
Courts including 5 High Courts, as well as Sessions & Subordinate Courts of more than over
Police including CBI, NIA, CRPF, NCRB, CPOs and City, District Police, CID, EOW etc.,
of more than 15 States;
Over 40 Banks including public, private and foreign Banks;
Over 20 Insurance Companies including public, private and foreign Insurance Cos.;
Over 300 Central and State Government Departments & PSUs;
Corporates and MNCs, Law firms, Universities, Hospitals, etc., and
Individuals from over 25 States across India and abroad.
REPORTS, VALIDITY AND ADMISSIBILITY
All the Experts of Truth Labs were the Former Directors / Heads of Departments of various Central and State FSLs in India. As such they were all recruited, trained, recognized, accredited as legally valid experts as per Section 45 of Indian Evidence Act and 293 Cr.P.C. All of them even after retirement continue to get summons from the courts all over India to give expert testimony relating to the opinions given while in service and as such they continue to be legally valid experts whose opinions are admissible in the courts of law. Therefore, the opinions given by these experts in the present capacity as experts of Truth Labs are valid and admissible in the courts of law and hence many courts across the country are referring the cases and calling them for deposing their expert testimony. All these Experts have rendered expert testimony in more than 5000 cases across India in last 14 years in the High Courts, Tribunals, Courts of CBI, Military, DRT and Sessions and Subordinate Courts more than 20 States in India, Special Court, CBI Delhi as well as Metropolitan Court London, and Supreme Court of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.
TRUTH LABS IN ESSENCE STANDS FOR:
- A MSME registered non-profit Society under the relevant acts of the Government
- Affordable and Accessible to All
- Prompt Reports in 7 days to few weeks
- Legally Admissible Reports by Accredited Experts who served at the Central / State FSLs
- Only one-stop Forensic Science Laboratory in India in non-government sector
- All Experts erstwhile Central & State government served and retired
- ISO 9001: 2015 Certified
- State-of-the-Art Infrastructure
- Free Service to Deserving People