Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience in ballistics and firearms identification with experience comprising all aspects of firearms examining, as well as handling and firing many different types of firearms and as a competitive shooter in revolver, pistol and shotgun. My expertise includes the identification of expended bullets, cartridge cases and other components to a specific firearm; identification of ammunition as to caliber and type; collection and preservation of firearms evidence from crime scenes; serial number restoration; distance and trajectory determination; and analysis of gunshot residue on clothing. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: attempted murder, murder, and assault with a firearm.
|California Peace Officers Standards and Training – Advanced Certificate|
|NRA Master Classification u2013 Revolver and Semi-Auto Pistol|
Awards & Affiliation
|NRA Distinguished Police Revolver and Pistol|
Association of Firearms and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases