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 Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island.
The listings below are of Deadly or Excessive Force experts serving Rhode Island.
Expert ListingsLaw 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 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.
Professor Gregory Gilbertson provides attorneys with expert witness analysis and opinions on topics including excessive force, false arrest, police misconduct, self-defense, and police practices and procedures. He has been found competent to testify in US District Court. He has consulted with lawyers and law firms on nearly 60 cases in 14 states. A complete listing of his casework can be found at gilbertson-investigations.com.
David W. OLaughlin
Director of Training & Use of Force Consultant
I am an experienced, innovative leader in the world of law enforcement training.Having been directly involved in the training of police officers for more than thirty years, I have obtained certification in a multitude of disciplines and have become a Master Instructor and Force Science Analyst. As an expert witness I have provided expert incident analysis and testified in both court and deposition in matters of police use of force, up to and including deadly force.
Brewer And Associates
Mr. Brewer has 26 years of law enforcement experience through the rank of Assistant Chief with the California Highway Patrol. His subject matter expertise is in police practices use of force and shooting incidents pursuits criminal civil and administrative investigations traffic enforcement and traffic management.
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. Currently reviewing police-involved shootings for two major District Attorneys offices. Http://www.policetriallexpert.com for details
Michael 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.
Las Vegas, NV
Steven T. Baker CPP, PSP, PCI is President of VTI Associates a professional security and investigative firm. Steve has over 27 years of experience providing security training and investigative services.
Taylor Law Enforcement Consulting Group
The Taylor Law Enforcement Consulting Group offers expert witness consultants specializing in law enforcement and security operations. We provide consulting and expert witness consultation to attorneys, insurance industry, and facilities involved in litigation. Whether you need a law enforcement or security expert we can properly analyze your case.
On-Scene Consulting, LLC
Scott A. DeFoe
Huntington Beach, CA
Expert for both Defense and Plaintiff on police practices, use of force and private security throughout the United States. Retired LAPD SWAT Sergeant II+1. During 26 year-career worked numerous specialized assignments such as: K9, SWAT, Patrol, Training, Jail Operations and VICE. Presently an Executive Director of Security in the private sector.