The group is made up of Marshall County Law Enforcement. So how did they get Straightline's Computers? Keep reading. We do not see Morgan County, Alabama and surrounding counties on their Articles of Incorporation.
The National Computer Forensics Institute which is a training center and may also provide the tools. The group partners with United State Secret Service, State of Alabama, Department of Homeland Security, and the City of Hoover.
It appears Franklin called the agency who recommended one of the organizations they trained. Did Franklin verify that the company is authorized to take property for a potential crime in Morgan County and transport the hard drives to a non-profit organization outside their jurisdiction?