Forensic Evidence Management System (FEMS)
FEMS enhances investigators ability to trace the exhibits through various stages of investigation and to maintain them temper proof and computer controlled chain of custody. The system helps to map out just how much evidence is obtained, what is obtained and then detailing of each item. With FEMS in place law enforcement officials /Police Departments gather evidence and electronically seal the exhibits at crime scene itself and enter the information in the database of the police department, so no person can temper it. It is well known that each exhibit travel from police malkhana, to forensic lab, police malkhana for storage and in the end to produce in the court for scientific evidence, With FEMS system established in police department, there will be posting of every exhibit at each entry and exit point as mentioned above, hence it will maintain the centralized chain of custody.