Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences
Tuscaloosa Laboratory

General Info

The Tuscaloosa Lab is staffed with a Drug Evidence Intake Technician one day a week for the convenience of any submitting law enforcement agencies located in the central-western region of Alabama. Drug evidence may be submitted to the Tuscaloosa Lab between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each Thursday. This evidence drop-off site will intake drug evidence only.

Types of Evidence Accepted

The Tuscaloosa Lab will only accept evidence for Drug Chemistry on Thursday from 8AM to 3PM. For Fire Debris and Toxicology evidence, please submit the evidence to the Birmingham/Hoover Laboratory. For Forensic Biology and Firearms and Tool Mark, please submit the evidence to the Montgomery, Huntsville, Birmingham, or Mobile Regional Labs.

Lab Info


Tuscaloosa Laboratory
700 University Blvd. E. Suite 284
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Office: (205) 348-7728
Fax: (205) 348-7823

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm

Drug Evidence Submission Office Hours:
Thursday Only
8 am - 3 pm

Closed daily from 12 pm - 1 pm
and state holidays.

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