Command Unit Forensics
Command Unit forensics is a branch of digital forensics relating to recovery of digital evidence or data stored in automotive modules such as units allocated to the CAN BUS network referred to as GPS units, Command or Head-Up Units. Data such as GPS routes, locations, way points, paired mobile phone data, calls, contacts and GPRS data can be recovered under forensically sound conditions. Digitpol is an accredited vehicle forensics examination agency, we conduct examination on all types of vehicles and command units to undercover evidence that can be used to investigate crimes
Digitpol Investigates Infotainment, GPS and Command Systems, We identify, acquire, and analyse critical evidence stored in embedded OEM systems.
We conduct forensic analysis on automotive GPS systems for Law Enforcement Agencies and testing for OEM’s. We specialise in the examination of built-in OEM GPS Satellite Navigation systems, known as Infotainment or Telematics systems. Our forensic team has been conducting research since 2009 on the investigative techniques to aquire forensics data from embedded vehicle GPS systems. Together with system manufactueres we have built a solid and robust method to recover forensic data.
We can recover evidence from the following systems installed in the following vehicle brands.
BMW | Toyota | Ford | VW | Audi | Skoda | Seat (RNS510)
Volvo | Mercedes-Benz | Nissan
Many other OEM Systems which run similar operating systems. To find out more we require the VIN and the right documentation.
Examples of data extracted
- Bluetooth ID from paired & non-paired phones
- All Call logs / Incoming / Outgoing / Missed
- last GPS fixes (last locations driven)
- Entered routes
- Other Driver information
- RDS info
- Media files
- Music files with forensic detail
- Many historic details
Recovery of trace routes, way points, phone records and bluetooth data.
Paired Phone Data
Recovery of bluetooth ID from paired & non-paired phones and all Call logs / Incoming / Outgoing / Missed.
Recovered Deleted Data
We can recover deleted data from GPS and infotainment systems.