The NFS is faithfully devoted to analysis and research tasks to maintain sound social order and protect the human rights of people by performing rapid
and accurate analysis based on reliable scientific methods in forensic medicine, forensic science, engineering, and gene identification fields related
to criminal investigations and providing the grounds to solve and prove crimes through scientific investigation support.
Now, the NFS will respond promptly to the crimes of modern society that have become frenzied and intelligent based on our intellectual infrastructure and
the expertise we have accumulated through the analysis of numerous incidents and accidents. We will lead rapid scientific investigations by adopting analysis
and examination techniques using advanced equipment, establishing a high quality analysis system through research, education and training, and deriving and
providing reliable analysis results.
In the future, the NFS will work steadfast to be reborn as an analysis and research institute that people can always trust. We will develop, introduce and study new
knowledge and methods with a sincere attitude to become the best research institute leading global scientific investigations.
The NFS will always be with you under the slogan of 『The power of science to unveil the truth』 and 『護民助判 (Hominjopan: protecting people and discovering truths)』.
We will always be with you until the day that you can live happily in a safe society without crime through sustained growth in your interest and support.
We hope that you have a nice and pleasant time while visiting the NFS.
National Forensic Service Director Choi Young-shik