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The Forensic Computing Unit (FCU) provides a comprehensive, professional service to recover digital evidence for use in criminal, civil and disciplinary proceedings.

The FCU can also provide a data recovery service for lost documents and an auditing service to assist in compliance with corporate policies.

Besides NHS Counter Fraud Authority's own investigations, the FCU can provide forensic computing and other services for any NHS investigation carried out by an authorised person.

Find more useful information on what to do and what NOT to do when handling digital forensic evidence during an investigation by visiting our Forensic dos, Forensic don'ts page.

Please contact us using the details below, or visit the FCU pages for more information about the work of the NHSCFA Forensic Computing Unit.


In order to request forensic computing work, please click on the document below to download the request for work form.