Frequently Asked Questions

We have tried to answer any questions we think you might have or have already been asked below but if you can’t find what you are looking for then please do get in touch.


What is Who uses it and why should I use it?

This platform has been built for use by everyone in the forensic community from students to CEOs across the world. There is no typical user as we have such a range of people from young men and women starting their forensic careers trough to large education organisations and multi national companies advertising their products and services. The benefits of using are huge but they include being able to access industry specific news, roles, information as well as connect with and contact forensic professionals globally. There is nowhere better for forensics.

How can I use Is it free or will I have to pay?

All of our key features are currently free to use with most remaining so forever, including creating and using your profile, connecting with other professionals and contacting them. Currently companies can also post job adverts, advertise products and services all for free but we are looking at introducing small charges for these premium features but that will not be until 2022.

Can I use anywhere in the world?

Absolutely. was originally designed to connect forensic companies who are recruiting with available candidates and this has not changed, we have just added features so this is for everyone, everywhere.

Can I search for a specific person on

Yes. Much like any other social network you can search and connect for specific people. We are new to this arena so please bear with us but we do encourage you to invite others to join and we are grateful to those that help us spread the word.

Getting Started

How do I create an account on

Simple, click register anywhere on the site and input your information. This is then held securely and not shared with third parties. Once you verify your email you are free to use the site.

How do I edit my profile?

Simply navigate to your profile and you can then click ‘edit’ enabling you to change certain aspects of your profile from your profile pictures and cover photos.

How can I invite other people to join Forensic247?

This can be done easily by sharing our registration page with your contacts via email, other social media or just walk them through the process in the office! We are currently a free to use service and we appreciate any help from our users in getting the word out!