A very interesting lecture was about fraud investigation. Whilst many forensics jobs are in the Police, the tax department also hires forensics experts to perform various investigations for them. Vacant positions are regularly posted on job sites such as NAV.no or Finn.no. Some of the more specialized jobs can be found on Politijobb.no.

A large part of any forensics job involving the tax department will require an extended understanding of economics and working with relation databases (RDBMS). Many cases can involve large amounts of financial data, and being able to sort it out and discover irregularities can be challenging.

Collecting the evidence in these cases might also include working with numerous novelty devices, such as bank terminals, registry computers and accounting systems. There is a wide range of options available to businesses from both manufacturers and software companies, and some of the systems are prone to tampering or alterations in the intent to hide money transfers.