In accordance with Virginia Code § 19.2-11.6, the Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services (DCLS) shall accept and store the Physical Evidence Recovery Kit (PERK) in cases of sexual assault where the victim elects not to make a report to law enforcement. These are referred to as “Anonymous PERKs.”
For any information regarding retention or disposal of PERKs please contact the DCLS Evidence Custodian at (804) 648-4480 ext. 102.
Below are instructions for packaging and submitting the PERK to DCLS.