Alliance Forensics Laboratory
Richard Ernest is the owner and lab director of Alliance Forensics Laboratory Inc., an ASCLD-LAB accredited firearms and toolmarks laboratory located in Fort Worth. AFL conducts examinations in firearm functionality, bullet and cartridge case comparisions, gunshot residue distance determination, serial number restoration, and toolmark comparisons. Mr. Ernest is also an adjunct professor in the Biology department teaching Forensic Microscopy, and offers internships to students in the program who successfully complete his course. Lexie Moser serves as the quality manager for AFL. She is an alumni of the UNT Forensic Science Prorgram, and is an adjunct assistant here at UNT teaching the lab component for Foresnic Microscopy.