All Ten Drugs(10
Panel DAU) from the above list (Amphetamines, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Cannabinoids,
Cocaine, Methadone, Meperidine, Opiates, PCP, Propoxyphene)
FEE - $1500.00
Urine: 60 ml random urine (25 ml min). Addition of Sodium Fluoride
preservative is required.
by Gas Chromatograph Mass
Spectrometry (GC/MS) ONLY. This is highly accurate and sensitive. It is the only
federally approved form of confirmation.
The legal alcohol analysis is ideal for
DUI/DWI case or suspected alcohol consumption, whereby alcohol analysis is required that
may have legal implications. The specimen of whole blood is usually preferred as this
gives the true level of alcohol. Serum may also be used. However, the alcohol level is
between 16%-18% higher than whole blood. A urine specimen is also acceptable.
Blood: 5 ml whole
blood. Use lavender top tube with Sodium Fluoride (NaF) preservative.
2. Serum or Urine; 3.0
ml serum or 15 ml urine with Sodium Fluoride preservative.
- $295.00 per sample
Gas Chromatograph Flame-Ionization Detection (GC-FID).
Quantitative Measurement of an Alleged Confiscated Illegal Substance
Often times, illegal substance of
Cocaine, Marijuana, and others are found during search and seizure or simply
through a routine traffic violation stop. When found, possession of
illegal substance(s) carries penalties that range from minor to serious jail
To verify that the found substance (i.e. Cocaine, Marijuana)
is actually what it was identified and weighed, a re-analysis and
re-weighing is an important task. In doing this, a qualitative
and/or physical weight measurement of the alleged substance can be done.
If the substance has already been identified, physical weight measurement or
re-weighing is usually done.
Physical Weight Measurement Fee
< 1 lb or 454 grams - $385.00
>= 1 lb or 454 grams up to 50 lbs - $175.00 - $350.00 per pound
51 - 125 lbs. - $65.00 - $174.00 per pound
Solids (i.e. powder, rock-like substance, etc.)
< 0.10 gram - $325.00
>= 0.10 grams - $35.00 - $324.00 per gram
c. On Site Weight Measurement (other than our laboratory at 999 Bethel
Columbus, Ohio 43214) Fee.
In State (Ohio) - $75.00 - $425.00 one way per case
Out of State of Ohio - may involve flight travel. Please contact our
to discussed fee at 614-459-2307.
d. Qualitative Substance Analysis (Optional)
$375.00 - $425.00 per sample
For Drugs/Substances Analyzed, see Substance Identification Section
Deposition is sometimes
necessary to determine if any case warrants a court appearance.
Fee - $1500.00 - $2500.00 per case per day
This variation depend on the
complexity and type of case. For out of town deposition, travel fee,
lodging if necessary charge will also vary depending on location. To
save cost, you may arrange for our travel and lodging. Otherwise, we
could do it for you. If the latter is chosen, the fee will be the cost
of flight and/or lodging + 15 % of the total cost of flight and/or
Legal Expert Witness
A legal expert witness is also available for
most cases. Please contact our lab for consultation with one of our field experts.
The case, fees, travel expense, etc. will be discussed, and arrangement can be made to
accommodate these needs.
Court Appearance - $2500.00-$4500.00
(rate depends on case) per day
Travel, Food and Lodging - Please
contact our lab to discuss the fees. Rates will vary depending on