Southwest Louisiana Crime Laboratory
An ISO 17025 Accredited Laboratory
Southwest Louisiana (SWLA) Crime Lab is a regional crime lab located in Lake Charles, Louisiana that serves five parishes, or counties, in its surrounding area. With over 30 years of experience, the lab specializes in controlled substances, blood alcohol, DNA, and fingerprinting. SWLA Crime Lab is accredited by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) International.
Anything that we’re not required to have on file as a hard copy is stored in an electronic format in Qualtrax. We’ve practically emptied out our building. Our lab has space!