Katie Caswell

Katie Caswell

Laboratory Manager

Phone: (916) 686-7420


  • BS in Biology at Sacramento State


Katie received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Sacramento State, with an emphasis in forensic biology and a minor in chemistry. She continued her interest in forensics at UC Davis, where she received her MS in forensic science, focusing her research on a novel technique to recover perpetrator DNA from the skin of sexual assault victims. While at Davis, she managed the Forensic Human Identification Lab, organizing labs and assisting in research. Katie presented her research at the annual American Academy of Forensic Sciences meeting in Seattle, WA in and at the California Association of Criminalists semi-annual meeting in San Diego in 2014.