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Criminal expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including criminal law, forensic science, psychology, criminology, and digital forensics. Some of the most common specialties among criminal expert witnesses include crime scene investigation, criminal profiling, forensic pathology, ballistics, and fingerprint analysis. They can opine on the effects of crime scene contamination, the reliability of eyewitness testimony, issues related to defendant mental health, the validity of digital evidence, and the impact of forensic evidence on case outcomes.

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Steve B Ijames, MSView profile

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Mr. Steve B Ijames, MS

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Mr. Steve Ijames has 43 years of experience in Law Enforcement and Security. He earned his BS in Criminal Justice Administration from Drury University and his MS in Public Administration from the City University of Seattle. Formerly, he served in the Springfield Police Department, retiring at the rank of Major in 2007. He also served as an Interim Chief of Police at Republic Police Department and...

Law Enforcement & Police procedures Expert WitnessView profile


Law Enforcement & Police procedures Expert Witness

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This expert is a Criminal Justice consultant and expert witness for private and government attorneys on criminal and civil matters. He is qualified as an expert witness in federal and state courts on police procedures, tactics, firearms, and the use of force. This expert can provide formal written declarations in federal and state criminal and civil proceedings as law enforcement subject matter...

Criminal Law and Procedure Expert WitnessView profile


Criminal Law and Procedure Expert Witness

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This expert has almost three decades of experience in the field of criminal law and procedure. She earned both her BA and JD from the University of Toledo and is a member of the American Bar Association. She has special expertise in issues related to Miranda Rights, search & seizure and police interrogation of children. She previously served as an associate attorney for Davis Graham & Stubbs and...


Counterterrorism and Operational Security Management Expert WitnessView profile


Counterterrorism and Operational Security Management Expert Witness

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New York

This expert has over 30 years of experience in counterintelligence, counterterrorism, and operational security management. He is certified as a security guard instructor, a peace officer instructor, and a protection professional. He has published several articles and a book titled “Protection Technology: Vendor Selection & Nightmare Avoidance". Currently, he is the founder and CEO of an...


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Criminal Expert Witness FAQs

A criminal expert witness provides specialized knowledge and insights to help the court understand complex issues related to a criminal case. They can clarify technical aspects, interpret evidence, and provide objective opinions.

Criminal expert witnesses handle a wide range of cases including homicide, assault, theft, drug offenses, white-collar crimes, cybercrimes, and more. Their expertise can be crucial in both prosecution and defense strategies.

A criminal expert witness can analyze evidence, reconstruct crime scenes, evaluate forensic reports, and provide testimony that supports your defense. Their input can challenge the prosecution's case and strengthen your position.

Yes, there are many subspecialties such as forensic science, digital forensics, ballistics, DNA analysis, fingerprinting, and more. The specific expertise needed depends on the nature of your case.

An experienced criminal expert witness will have deep understanding of the nuances related to your case type. This ensures accurate interpretation of evidence and credible testimony that aligns with your legal strategy.

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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