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Police Procedures Expert On Misconduct Charges

Police Procedures Expert On Misconduct Charges

Cases alleging law enforcement misconduct are heavily scrutinized and require experienced expert witnesses. Law enforcement expert witnesses have expertise in police operations, investigations, arrest procedures, use of force analysis, and more.

In the news, Dr. Michael d. Lyman, professor of criminal justice at Columbia College, testified this week in the trial of William Porter, one of six Baltimore officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. Gray’s neck was broken while being transported in shackles in a Baltimore police van. He died a week later.

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Forensic Pathology Expert Testifies In Excessive Force Case

Forensic Pathology Expert Testifies In Excessive Force Case

Forensic pathology expert Dr. Daniel Davis, medical examiner in Lane County, OR, testified in the Yakima, WA, case against Officer Karl Thompson. Thompson is accused of using excessive force with a baton in the 2006 death of Otto Zehm and later lying to investigators.

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Law Enforcement Experts & Deadly Force

Law Enforcement Experts & Deadly Force

Force analysis expert witnesses may opine on law enforcement topics including officer safety and survival, police policies and procedures, police misconduct, and related topics. The Force Science Institute writes:

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