Find a Deadly or Excessive Force Expert
Experts in the use of firearms, blunt/sharp instruments, nightsticks, vehicle pursuits, martial arts or any force likely to cause serious injury or death, including the legal implications from the use of the force. Deadly or Excessive Force experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Massachusetts legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Massachusetts.
The listings below are of Deadly or Excessive Force experts serving Massachusetts; these experts reside in Massachusetts, in the South West US region, or elsewhere.
Expert ListingsMichael D. Lyman, Ph.D.
Police Practices & Procedures Expert
Nationally recognized author in police procedure. Forty years as senior criminal investigator, certified police use of force trainer and professor of criminal justice. 27-year publishing record.
Law Enforcement Policy and Practices Consultant
Robert T. Johnson
PALOS HEIGHTS, IL
Robert Johnson is a retired Lieutenant Colonel - Illinois State Police. Johnson continues to serve as a private consultant and expert witness regarding law enforcement policies and practices. He has been qualified in state & federal courts. He also conducts sensitive internal investigations. Johnson currently serves as an Assessor for the C.A.L.E.A. and has reviewed the operations of approximately thirty law enforcement agencies nationwide seeking accreditation.
Michael Levine, Consulting
Michael Levine, Trial Consultant/Expert Witness
Stone Ridge, NY
Retired DEA Supervisory Officer. 45 years exp. Court-qualified expert in Federal and State courts in 17 states 8 foreign countries. Use-of-force, Police Involved Shootings, Undercover & Informant-handling tactics, blind mule defense, Interrogations, Title III, RICO, Narcotic enforcement all facets. Http://www.policetrailexpert.com for details
Martinelli & Associates: Justice and Forensic Consultants, Inc.
Dr. Ron Martinelli
Uniquely experienced and articulate Federal/State certified expert specializing in civil and criminal cases involving police practices, corrections, use of force, search/seizure. "The Experts Expert".
On-Scene Consulting, LLC
Scott A. DeFoe
Huntington Beach, CA
Expert for both Defense and Plaintiff throughout the United States. Retired LAPD SWAT Sergeant II+1 who was assigned to the following assignments over his 26-year career: SWAT, K9, Gangs, Training, Narcotics, VICE, Jail Operations, Special Problems, and Patrol. Provided instruction and expert testimony in the above-mentioned areas of expertise to officers, supervisors, schools, universities and internationally.
Spartan International Consulting Group
Mr. Brandley has been a police officer for the past twenty years. He currently serves as a Detective Sergeant, and has served as Team Leader/ Training Coordinator for his agency's SWAT Team. Mr. Brandley has a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice, and is a graduate of the 226th Session of the FBI National Academy. He has investigated officer involved shootings, serves on Use of Force Review Committee and conducts training in numerous subjects.