Customers and Fees

The Bexar County Crime Laboratory accepts evidence only from Law Enforcement Agencies and Criminal Courts on a fee for service basis. New customers should contact the Crime Laboratory before submitting evidence.

The Crime Laboratory is unable to accept evidence that is not properly sealed with the appropriate documentation. Under no circumstances will the Crime Laboratory accept evidence from private citizens. Crime Laboratory personnel will not make referrals.

Criminal Investigation Laboratory Fee Schedule

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Code Fee
4000 Evidence Clerk Testimony/Hour $80.00
4001 Evidence Registration/ Case $20.00
4002 Shipping and Handling/Case $37.00
4005 Hard or Digital Media Copy of Complete Case File $42.00
4006 Evidence Registration Pre-Login/ Case $18.00
Code Fee
4100 Trace Evidence Testimony or Crime Scene/Hour $110.00
4101 Evidence Search or Removal/Item and Lift $37.00
4102 Microscopic Exam-General/Item $37.00
4108 Microscopic Comparison /Slide $37.00
4112 GC/MSD/Sample $75.00
4113 Analysis by FTIR/Sample $75.00
4114 GSR by SEM-EDX/STUB $170.00
4115 SEM/EDX Analysis/Hour $170.00
4118 Microcrystalline Test or Spot Test/Sample $75.00
4119 GSR by Microscopic and Chemical Analysis/Item $75.00
4120 Shoe/Tire Impression Comparison/Item $37.00
Code Fee
4200 Serology Testimony or Crime Scene /Hour $110.00
4201 Evidence Search and Processing/Item $37.00
4202 Storing Serological Evidence/Item $37.00
4203 Presumptive Testing/Item $32.00
4214 DNA Analysis /Sample (Core CODIS Loci or Y-STR) $475.00
4220 Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit $315.00
4221 Confirmatory Testing/Item $37.00
Code Fee
4300 Firearms Testimony or Crime Scene/Hour $110.00
4301 Powder, Cartridge or Bullet Identification/Item $37.00
4303 Microscopic Comparison/Item $84.00
4304 Mechanical Evaluation of Weapon or Test Fire/Item $75.00
4305 Chronograph or Special Testing/Ammunition or Weapon $150.00
4307 Documentation or Photograph/Case $37.00
4311 Physical Re-Construction/ Item $75.00
4312 Serial Number Restoration/Number Area $75.00
4314 Repair, Clean-up or Restoration of Firearms/ 0.5 hour $37.00
4315 Toolmark Replication/Tool $18.00
Code Fee
4500 Drug Identification Testimony or Crime Scene/Hour $110.00
4501 Qualitative Analysis / Item $37.00
4502 Quantitative Analysis / Item $160.00
4503 Identification by Description / Item $18.00
4506 Marijuana: Bulk Handling/Case $37.00
4507 Marijuana: Qualitative ID/ Item $37.00
4508 Marijuana: Seed Germination/Case $18.00
4509 Mushrooms or Peyote/ Item $160.00
4514 Hashish/ Item $75.00
4515 Microcrystalline Test/ Item $37.00
4516 Derivatization/ Item $37.00
4517 Organic Extraction/ Item $37.00
4519 Clandestine Lab Handling (Qualitative)/Case $37.00
4520 Inventory of "Not to be Tested" Evidence/ Submission $18.00

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