Law Enforcement Policy And Practices Consultant

Law Enforcement Policy And Practices Consultant

Robert Johnson

7813 ARQUILLA PALOS HEIGHTS, IL 60463

About the Expert

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 retained in over 100 cases and 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.

Areas of Expertise

  • Deadly or Excessive Force
  • Investigators and Investigations
  • Police Practices and Activities
  • Police Pursuit

Expert's Profile

Mr. Johnson has extensive experience in police administration, management and supervision, policy development, criminal investigations, patrol procedures, complaint/internal investigations and task force operations. Johnson has consulted for and testified numerous police agencies as well as plaintiffs in litigation regarding the use of force/deadly force, pursuits, emergency vehicle response, and other policy issues.

Robert has attended numerous courses and seminars regarding use of force, police pursuits and has been certified by the Force Science Research Center (FSRC) in analysis of the fundamentals of human dynamics involved in uses of force by police and in high-speed pursuits such as human behavior and memory under extreme stress.

Personal Achievements

Education

  • St. Joseph College (IN) B.S. - Political Science
  • Graduate studies in Criminal Justice
  • American University, (Washington D.C.)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield, (Springfield, Illinois)

Licenses

  • Certified Assessor & Team Leader - Commission for the Accreditation of Law Enforecement Agencies (CALEA)
  • Certification - Force Science Reserach Institute (See Special Training-Below)
  • Certification - AELE Litigation Specialist

Special Training

  • Attend extensive law enforcement, management and operational training courses. Cumulative hours in excess of 3,000.
  • Robert has attended numerous courses and seminars regarding use of force, police pursuits and has been certified by the Force Science Research Center (FSRC) in analysis of the fundamentals of human dynamics involved in uses of force by police and in high-speed pursuits such as human behavior and memory under extreme stress.

Organizations

  • Past & Present Organizations
  • Public Integrity Task Force - Executive Board Member
  • Lake County (IL) Major Crimes Task Force (Original Formation Committee)
  • Metropolitan Enforcement Group - Policy Board Member
  • Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) - Assessor/Team leader
  • Illinois State Police Forensic Services Advisory Board
  • Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police
  • South Suburban (Cook County) Chiefs of Police - Executive Board Member
  • Crimestoppers of Cook County – Executive Board Member
  • International Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Law Enforcement Executive Development Association
  • Illinois Police Accreditation Coalition
  • High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) – Executive Board Member (Chicago HIDTA)

Honors

  • ILLINOIS STATE POLICE AWARDS:
  • Cicero Detail
  • Democratic National Convention Detail
  • District Chicago Consolidation
  • Helicopter Unit (Concept Development and Implementation)
  • World Cup Soccer Detail
  • Project Mortar (Area I Fraud Unit)
  • Awards also received from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, HIDTA (Chicago), U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Customs Service, Bureau of Alcohol,Tobacco and Firearms, Chicago Police Department, Cook County State’s Attorney and Cook County Crimestoppers
  • Numerous letters of commendation
  • AMTRAK POLICE AWARDS:
  • Certificate of Appreciation RE: Performance & Contributions
  • Letter RE: Contributions to the Department
  • (including Training & Use of Force)

Number of expert assignments / year

  • 15

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Listed in the Following States

Law Enforcement Policy And Practices Consultant is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).