EXCESSIVE FORCE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-091078
This expert is a retired police officer and owner of a police training and consulting firm. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Management, a Masters of Science in Psychology and is completing a doctoral degree in Performance Psychology. He is a Certified Criminal Investigator with the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute and a Force Science Certified Analyst with the Force Science Institute He currently teaches the application of Human Factors ...
Expert Witness: E-033985
Instructor for a regional training institution for police officers, providing training in Field Training and Evaluation Program, PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor, PPCT Spontaneous Knife Defense Instructor and cadre member for the First Line Supervisory Skills course. Adjunct Faculty for a regional law enforcement academy. Providing export training in Instructor Development, Use of Force Instructor, Field Training and Evaluation Program (San Jose Model), FTO ...

EXCESSIVE FORCE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Violent Police Chase Results In Civilian Casualties EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

Violent Police Chase Results In Civilian Casualties

This case involves a family of 5 that was caught in the crossfire of a police chase. Several officers were pursuing a man suspected of burglary in a high-speed chase. As the officers passed through a busy intersection, they opened fire at the vehicle they …

City Law Enforcement Accused of Suppressing Officer Misconduct Case EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

…  there was a total lack of information sharing from law enforcement. It was alleged that the city in question has a policy of suppressing …  inaccurate and incomplete records. An expert in law enforcement was sought to opine on standard customs and practices regarding …

Excessive Use of Force by Police Leads to Paralysis, Permanent Injuries EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

This case involves two internal affairs officers who were pursuing a suspect wanted on assault and weapons charges. During their pursuit, they located the plaintiff, who has no criminal history. They confronted and struck the plaintiff approximately 50 t …

Nightclub Security Expert Claims Use of Force Unwarranted in Brain Injury Case EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

This case involves a young man who suffered permanent brain damage during an altercation with night club security personnel. On the evening of the incident, the Plaintiff and several of his friends had reserved a table in the VIP area of the nightclub. Aft …

Unarmed Man is Killed While Fleeing Police EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

Unarmed Man is Killed While Fleeing Police

…  one of them drew and discharged his weapon/ used the force, striking the man several times in the back. There was no weapon found on …

Officer Allegedly Performs Illegal Test on DUI Suspect EXCESSIVE FORCE Expert Case

Officer Allegedly Performs Illegal Test on DUI Suspect

This case involves a blood test done on an individual suspected to be driving under the influence of alcohol. Following a refusal to consent to a blood draw, the defendant was held by officers while multiple punctures were made to draw a blood sample from  …