r/forensics

7,510 subscribers
created in 2008


A place to share forensic-related articles, discuss forensic-related ethics, ask forensic-related questions and more.

Feel free to talk schooling, careers, techniques, or news. As long as it relates to forensics!

Calypsee became a mod in May 2012 and has been working to try to revive the subreddit and build an active community.

https://reddit.com/r/forensics
r/computerforensics
25k subscribers

Dedicated towards the branch of forensic science encompassing the recovery and investigation of material found in digital devices, often in relation to computer crime. The field is the application of several information security principles and aims to provide for attribution and event reconstruction following forth from audit processes. This subreddit is not limited to just the computers and encompasses all media that may also fall under digital forensics (e.g., cellphones, video, etc.).

https://reddit.com/r/computerforensics
forensics 3.67%
1.46% computerforensics
r/serialkillers
87k subscribers

Learning and reading about serial killers.

https://reddit.com/r/serialkillers
forensics 3.96%
0.32% serialkillers
r/chemistry
224k subscribers

A community for chemists and those who love chemistry

https://reddit.com/r/chemistry
forensics 4.64%
0.16% chemistry
r/biology
247k subscribers
forensics 3.32%
0.13% biology
r/UnresolvedMysteries
384k subscribers

A subreddit dedicated to the unresolved mysteries of the world.

Submissions should outline a mystery and provide a link to a more detailed review of the case such as a Wiki article or news report.

Replies analysing and speculating over the mystery and possible explanations are encouraged.

https://reddit.com/r/UnresolvedMysteries
forensics 5.1%
0.1% UnresolvedMysteries
r/ProtectAndServe
70k subscribers

This subreddit is a place where the law enforcement officers of Reddit can communicate with others in a controlled setting. This is a great place for those who are already in the field, people who are aspiring cops, and anyone else interested in the world of law enforcement. Everyone is welcome here.

https://reddit.com/r/ProtectAndServe
forensics 3.38%
0.1% ProtectAndServe
r/Anthropology
57k subscribers

A storehouse of linguistic, archaeological, cultural and biological anthropology information.

https://reddit.com/r/Anthropology
forensics 1.77%
0.23% Anthropology
r/labrats
25k subscribers
forensics 1.77%
0.25% labrats
r/RBI
61k subscribers

Using the power of the internet to solve real world problems.

https://reddit.com/r/RBI
forensics 2%
0.15% RBI
r/Biochemistry
15k subscribers
forensics 1.37%
0.52% Biochemistry
r/Entomology
14k subscribers
forensics 1.43%
0.27% Entomology
r/pathology
3k subscribers
forensics 1.26%
2.42% pathology
r/chemhelp
9k subscribers

Post your questions about chemistry, whether they're school related or just out of general interest. Please do not post entire problem sets or questions that you haven't attempted to answer yourself. We will not do your homework for you. If you post a question, identify specific areas that you need help with to allow the moderators and user to assist you in the learning process!

Special thanks to /u/Gugubo for setting up the header!

https://reddit.com/r/chemhelp
forensics 1.43%
0.19% chemhelp
r/microbiology
17k subscribers

The study of eukaryotes, fungi, protists, prokaryotes, viruses, and prions.

https://reddit.com/r/microbiology
forensics 1.14%
0.41% microbiology
r/TrueCrime
38k subscribers

True Crime, Serial Killers, Spree Killers discussion. Anything True Crim goes! Home for True Crime buffs.

https://reddit.com/r/TrueCrime
forensics 1.14%
0.25% TrueCrime
r/CrimeScene
NSFW
45k subscribers

Creepy, gore, murders, suicides, serial killers, unsolved/solved mysteries, autopsy, crime scenes & death. We have it all!

https://reddit.com/r/CrimeScene
forensics 1.14%
0.28% CrimeScene
r/medicine
171k subscribers

A community for medical professionals. Please read the rules before posting.

https://reddit.com/r/medicine
forensics 2.18%
0.08% medicine
r/medlabprofessionals
7k subscribers

Medical Lab Scientists Medical Lab Technicians Cytogeneticists Cytotechnologists Histologists Phlebotomists Lab Processors

https://reddit.com/r/medlabprofessionals
forensics 1.03%
0.38% medlabprofessionals
r/college
117k subscribers

The subreddit to discuss anything related to college.

https://reddit.com/r/college
forensics 2.46%
0.06% college
r/gratefuldoe
9k subscribers

Centralized location for discussions regarding the profiling of unidentified persons in the United States.

https://reddit.com/r/gratefuldoe
forensics 0.86%
0.82% gratefuldoe