Expertise DescriptionI have more than 35 years experience as a former Police Chief with Police Practices and Training. I have served as a Police Officer, Sergeant, Captain, Major, Assistant Chief, and Chief of Police. My expertise includes: police training, police organization and risk management, use of force, labor negotiations, vehicle pursuits, crime reduction techniques, domestic violence and stalking, workplace violence, and narcotics investigations. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes police use of force, police officer shootings, police use of taser, police vehicle pursuits, and police procedures.
My consulting services include: writing police policies, review of police policies and procedures, command review, establishing community policing, and promotional policies review.
I have developed a wide range of experience in police vehicular pursuits as a police officer, supervisor and senior manager. As such, I have developed police pursuit policies and management pursuit review procedures. As a member of a county wide policy committee, I co-authored a pursuit model policy for the entire county. I have firsthand experience with police pursuits as a police officer, a supervisor managing police pursuits and as an administrator responsible for evaluating police pursuits. In addition, he has received extensive training in vehicular pursuits, stop sticks and emergency driving. I have also served as an expert in police pursuits in several states including Florida.
|BA||Administration of Justice||St. Thomas University|
|AA||Criminal Justice||State University of New York||Farmingdale|
|Florida Certified Law Enforcement Officer|
Awards & Affiliation
|Police Officer of the Year|
|40 Departmental and Public Commendations|
Florida Police Chiefs Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases