Please feel free to contact our forensic lab manager at any point.
Meet Our Team
FTS has provided advanced forensic technical services and CellSite analysis and consultation since 2000, developing the experience and technical expertise to enable the delivery of Best Evidence as a standard. Building on this solid foundation, the business is managed and staffed by qualified individuals from the telecommunications industry, forensic, science and technical graduates and by experienced former police investigators.
An ISO 9001:2008 certified company, FTS is committed to achieving and maintaining the internationally recognised ISO standards relevant to the delivery of forensic services and consultation, including ISO 27001 and after a planned company restructure and resource shift we are to re-implement our prior ISO 17025:2005 accreditation- we were the first UK digital forensic company to achieve the world renowned ISO 17025 for our forensic scope. A strong emphasis is placed on best practice and audited forensic processes to ensure the constant fidelity, integrity and credibility of all FTS’s data output and products.
It is through this continued commitment to quality, improvement and stability that FTS is assuring its long-term ability to deliver Best Evidence through Best Practice, thereby guaranteeing Best Value.
Our Management Team and Company Divisions consist of highly qualified specialists in telecommunications, electronics and forensic science. They also incorporate vastly experienced ex-police serious and organised crime investigators, RIPA 2000 Compliance and Telecoms SPoC Managers. Such overall company structure relative to ‘Forensic’ Solution Provision is designed to provide a fully functioning application of scientific expertise, methods and techniques to the investigation of crime [to also include both civil and corporate lawful business compliance & investigation].
We continue to work out of a secure & unpublished premise with airlock entry and exit. Our exhibits are secured in a double safe doored bank rated storage area. Our premises are monitored 24/7 and our red alert alarm system has direct access to the police.
Our specialist telecoms advisors will provide you with further information about our services and quotes and prices for the variety of services available at FTS. They are available 24/7 and contactable by phone and e-mail .
Ray Chappell - UK & International Law Enforcement Liaison/ Contracts Account Manager/ FTS- Security Controller / FTS- Training Administrator
Ray is a former highly experienced Police Investigator with a total of 32 years service within Regional / National Crime Squads; States of Guernsey Police & Police Service of Northern Ireland. Highly experienced in the field of Serious Organised Crime; UK Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 Pts I & II Compliance Manager and a Home Office accredited Police Telecoms SPoC Manager.
(Tel: 07876 591 823)
Dominic Kirsten BSc (Hons) CEng MIET, Richard Baxter CEng MIET and John Tarpey BSc (Hons) CEng MIET
Are the senior practitioners in the FTS Cell Site Division. All have over 20 years experience in the wireless telecommunications industry covering cellular and fixed radio technologies with particular emphasis on radio propagation, network planning and network operations. They have considerable combined skills in the planning and roll out of Mobile Phone Cellular Networks both in the UK and internationally. All are vastly experienced in the Criminal Justice System having provided expert testimony in Cell Site Analysis relevant to many high media Criminal / Terrorist Investigations.
Trevor holds a Degree in Forensic and Analytical Chemistry combined with 12 years experience in the application of forensic science to electronic equipment. Highly experienced in the field of E-Digital forensics, Trevor is also fully ISO 17025 standard assessor trained, ensuring FTS Compliance with all necessary and required criteria. He has responsibility for the everyday management of a cadre of similarly skilled E-Digital Mobile Phone and Computer Forensic Engineers, all of whom are experienced in the provision of evidence and the Criminal Justice System.
Delivering best evidence since 2000
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