Time & Motion Elements
Gunshot Distance Analysis
Tool mark Identification
Trajectory & Drag Models
Velocity, Drop, Kinetic Energy
Hunting & Firearms Safety
SPEAKING FOR THE EVIDENCE
Shooting reconstruction, police shootings, firearms, ballistics, and toolmarks, are my primary fields of expertise.
As the advocate for the evidence, I will inform you of the strengths and weaknesses of the case in order for you to make educated decisions.
Conclusions will be based on the generally accepted methodology used in the scientific community.
TRAINING - EDUCATION - EXPERIENCE
I am privileged to be one of a handful of persons with combined experience in both forensic and criminal investigations with hands-on involvement in literally thousands of shooting incidents from septuple homicides to defective design of firearms including catastrophic failures.
50 total years in ballistics and firearms including 25 years in forensic shooting reconstruction and investigation including over 25 years with the Masssachusetts State Police where I was the Commanding Officer of the Ballistics Section and a member of the Firearms Review Board for evaluating officer involved shooting incidents.
Have investigated over 325 police involved shootings, and thousands of criminal and civil cases.
While the majority of cases are in the U.S., I have been involved in shooting investigations in Haiti, Israel, Afghanistan, Iraq, Canada, United Kingdom, U.S. Virgin Islands, Philippines, Nigeria, Pakistan,