DNA Sequencing + Investigative Genealogy

Bringing front line experience to ending cold case backlogs.
Experts in using genetic genealogy to provide fresh leads for violent crimes
and to return names to unidentified remains cases.

Unique Three Case Collaboration

Inspired by a young boy’s last hope, FHD Forensics and Genealogy For Justice™ are fulfilling victims’ families aim to bring closure to three Florida cold cases.

South Island John Doe

A multidisciplinary team led by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is seeking relatives of a young, late 19th century or early 20th century fisherman found on the South Carolina coast. Help us tell his story and provide him a final resting place.

End Trafficking Task Force

We are tackling the issue of Trafficking in Persons (TIP) with the power of genetic genealogy in order to restore identity and deter criminality.

Forensic Genetic Genealogy Investigations

Our unique value proposition is unlike any other forensic genetic genealogy team’s in the industry.

  • Single source vendor, from DNA sequencing to identity confirmation testing
  • Flat fee genealogical investigations for the life of the case – no blocks of hours!
  • Assistance with grant applications
  • Crowdsourcing savvy for both leads and funding
  • Responsive, regular updates. You call or text – we reply
  • Advocacy-minded experts at crisis and family communications

Genealogy Brings Justice


Most law enforcement agencies are unable to accept donations directly. FHD Forensics’ sister organization Genealogy For Justice™ helps jurisdictions in need of funding meet the expense of solving their cold cases.

Your contribution will go directly to deferring the costs of advanced DNA and genealogical analysis services for law enforcement clients.