Case Statistics Summary

LSD&FC has been providing forensic support to the Nigeria Police, Lagos State Judiciary and the Public since 2017. Below is a summary of the types of cases supported since September 2017.

Forensic & Relationship Cases Performed at LSD&FC
Forensic & Relationship Cases Performed at LSD&FC
YearForensic CasesRelationship Cases
2019Total No. of Cases: 33
Type of Case
Alleged Homicide: 12
Alleged Sexual Assault:7
Alleged Burglary: 2
Alleged Burglary & Homicide:2
Alleged Suicide:2
Suspicious Stains: 2
Suspicious Death: 2
Alleged Burglary/Suspicious Death:1
Alleged Defilement: 2
Alleged Attempted Homicide, Alleged Sexual Assault, Alleged Burglary, Alleged Homicide :1
Total No. of Cases: 140
Type of Case
Court Ordered paternity case:33
Peace-of-mind paternity case: 107
2018Total No. of Cases: 66
Type of Case
Alleged Homicide: 7
Alleged Sexual Assault: 31
Alleged Burglary: 5
Attempted Burglary:1
Alleged Attempted Suicide: 2
Suspicious Death:1
Alleged Suicide: 1
Alleged Burglary/Homicide: 2
Disaster Victim Identification:12
Unidentified Remains:2
Forgery: 2
Total No. of Cases: 128
Type of Case
Court Ordered paternity case:10
Peace-of-mind paternity case: 118
2017Total No. of Cases: 4
Type of Case
Medical Malpractice: 1
Unexplained Death: 1
Alleged Defilement: 1
Alleged Infidelity: 1
Total No. of Cases: 23
Type of Case
Court Ordered paternity case:2
Peace-of-mind paternity case: 21