Membership Application

Online registrants must pay via credit card.  After completing the form, your browser will be redirected to PayPal where you will be able to pay via credit card or using your PayPal account. Applicants who wish to use the online membership application must be able to upload a digital copy of their CV or Resume as well as make payment via credit card or PayPal.  Applicants who wish to make payment via check, or mail their CV or Resume, should use the printable application form which may be found here:  ACSR Membership Application

1.  Professional Qualification and Experience

Applicant must be currently and actively engaged in the field of crime scene reconstruction or investigation and have at least three years of experience in this field. A substantial portion of an applicant’s work must include one or more of these duties:

  • Reconstruction of crime scenes
  • Investigation of crime scenes
  • Interpretation of physical evidence
  • Collection and/or analysis of physical and other forensic evidence

2.  Recommendation of ACSR Voting Members

  • Two recommendations from ACSR voting members in good standing who can attest to the applicant’s qualifications, OR
  • One recommendation from an ACSR voting member in good standing and proof of membership in an approved related organization, OR
  • One recommendation from one ACSR member in good standing and a letter of recommendation from a state, federal, or other government law enforcement, forensic, or criminal justice agency (such as Chief of Police, District Attorney, Prosecutor, Attorney General, or Judge, attesting to the qualifications of the applicant).

Membership Registration

  • Personal Information

  • Provide professional work history (including dates) and areas of specialization. (attach resume or CV if needed
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, Max. file size: 64 MB.
  • List all Professional Organizations in which you are a member of good standing. Include dates of membership.
  • List your specialties, disciplines and other areas of expertise. List years of experience and whether you are a court qualified expert.
  • ACSR Member(s) recommending applicant