Forensic Laboratory

DCMEO Forensic Laboratory Staff

The Forensic Laboratory is the heart of the DeKalb County Medical Examiner's Office and consists of a laboratory manager and four autopsy technicians. All staff must be aware of universal precautions and safety guidelines, skilled in forensic photography and radiology, laboratory procedure, medical nomenclature, and anatomy. Many essential procedures are conducted in the forensic lab on a daily basis, which includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Conducting autopsies
  • Drawing blood samples
  • Documenting evidence
  • Collecting latent fingerprints
  • Procuring x-rays
  • Collecting and preserving evidence for forensic analysis
  • Overseeing the release of decedents to funeral homes
     

Jason Crawford

Jason Crawford
Forensic Lab Manager
Office: 404-508-3561
Fax: 404-508-3504
jpcrawford@dekalbcountyga.gov

Marquel Johnson

Marquel Johnson
Forensic Technician
Office: 404-508-3528
Fax: 404-508-3504
mjohnson2@dekalbcountyga.gov

Erika Burgess

Erika Burgess
Forensic Anthropologist
Office: 404-508-3500
Fax: 404-508-3504
eburgess@dekalbcountyga.gov

Keonna Jones
Forensic Technician
Office: 404-508-3500
Fax: 404-508-3504
ksjones@dekalbcountyga.gov

Andrew Adesinmilolu
Forensic Technician
Office: 404-508-3565
Fax: 404-508-3504

adesinmilolu@dekalbcountyga.gov