Law Enforcement Standards - Practices Expert Witnesses
John C. Villines Group
Since 1979 Consultant, Author, Seminar Presenter. Int'l Assn Crime Analysts, Int'l Soc of Crime Prevention Practitioners. Premises Liability; Security Negligence; Foreseeability; Crime Prevention
Patton K9 Training LLC
Police K9 Unit, K9 Unit Trainer for Narcotics, Explosives, Arson Detection, Patrol and Use Of Force procedures Project Manager and K9 Trainer: Classified “Read On” Only Program requiring a TS clearance. Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, Number of teams classified. Responsible for implementing a tactical K9 program for classified military operations.
Law Enforcement Policy & Practices Consultant
A Law Enforcement Veteran with 32 years of active service. As a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the Illinois State Police, Mr. Johnson continues to serve as a private consultant and expert witness regarding Law Enforcement Policies and Practices most frequently for Use of Force and Police Pursuits but has also testified regarding other police policy & practices issues. Johnson has consulted and testified for numerous police agencies as well as plaintiffs in litigation. Mr. Johnson has been retained as an expert in approximately 90 cases and has been qualified and testified at several civil trials in state and federal courts. He also conducts Sensitive Internal Investigations as an independent investigator for municipalities regarding allegations of Police Misconduct. Mr. Johnson has extensive experience in Police Administration, Management and Supervision, Criminal Investigations, Use of Force and Officer Involved Shooting Investigations, Patrol Procedures, Complaint/Internal Investigations and Task Force Operations.