Apply now for Crime Lab Youth Shadow Days
SACRAMENTO — The second annual Crime Lab Youth Shadow Days will be held July 19 or July 26 at the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Crime Lab, 4800 Broadway St. in Sacramento. The program is open to current students at Sacramento County high schools, and priority is given to seniors.
Students will meet with experts in forensic science and crime scene investigation, and will receive hands-on experience in areas such as blood-splatter analysis, bullet trajectory, trace evidence, firearms and tool comparison, drug analysis, toxicology and a mock field sobriety test.
Applications are available at and are due by July 8. Space will be limited to 60 students on a first come, first served basis.