FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1How much does it cost?
Less than an agency cell phone bill. Starting at as low as $200/month. Overall pricing will vary based on your department or organization size as well as the tier of examinations you choose to purchase. Our Cyber Forensic Lab can be purchased at additional cost as well.
2What am I buying?
We offer Digital Forensics services and equipment for departments size ranging from 1 to 100. This includes powerful hardware, top-tier software, physical or remote examinations, specialized training and one-on-one assistance.
When purchasing our Cyber Forensics Lab, an additional one-time training fee will be required per examiner which includes a 2-day training course allowing you to learn how to properly use the tools of the trade on your own.
3What is our Cyber Forensics Lab?
Our Cyber Forensics Lab allows you to purchase and train up to four (4) examiners per tier requiring a short 2-day training class on how to use the equipment, hardware and software. We provide you with all of the essentials for conducting your very own on-site investigations. Included: Computer, Software, upgrades, training, & support with remote updates and management all bundled into one package. Share your mobile lab with other agencies for a 10% fee per agency using our "Group Task Force" plan allowing you to split the cost at a significant reduction. Internet Access Required.
4Who is this for?
This is for any law enforcement, law firm, or agency in need of digital forensics for professional investigation purposes. Train any of your men or women to obtain and examine digital evidence from crime scene to courtroom.
5Why do I need it?
In an increasingly digital age, proper crime scene investigation is essential to pursuing evidence and convicting or defending criminal investigations. Every criminal case has a digital fingerprint. Find, preserve, & examine your very own cell phones, computers & more! With our services and hardware you can get your evidence in hours. Less than 3% of officers today are trained in only some facet of electronic evidence acquisition and examination.
6How fast can I get the results back from the mobile cyber lab?
As soon as 3 hours in many cases, not 3 to 6 months like most other labs.
7What do I get with the purchase of the mobile cyber lab?
You receive department wide training & equipment allowing you to find & retrieve evidence on scene and teaching you to preserve online & examine your electronic evidence in hours.
8Can my people testify in court?
Examiners are trained & will be able to testify just like those who are trained to operate a breathalyzer. They've followed their training and the results are very reputable.
9What kind of software do you use?
The same software platforms found in state & federal labs across the country and the world.
10What happens when a trained examiner leaves?
A new examiner can be trained in weeks for the minimum training cost of only $200.
11What kind of training do we receive?
2 day in-person training for examiners. Over 200 hours of online training from our training partners. In-person Cyber Cop Boot Camp is available for your agency to host. Hosting agencies receive two (2) FREE examiner seats. Custom online training from Millstone Labs will be available by Spring of 2017.
Our Training Partners
CYBRARY.IT launched January 13, 2015 with the goal to provide the opportunity to learn Cyber Security to anyone, anywhere who wants that opportunity.
NW3C provides a nationwide support system for law enforcement and regulatory agencies involved in the prevention, investigation and prosecution of economic and high-tech crime.
The National Forensics Training Center at Mississippi State University is funded by the DOJ to train law enforcement officers to fight cyber crime.
As a national nonprofit organization of the states, SEARCH is the premier resource for collecting, sharing, and analyzing innovative and timely knowledge information, best practices, services and solutions for justice information sharing.