Proving (or Disproving) Use-of-Force Narratives

Category: Press Article

Publication: BCPA Spring 2020

“When police officers lawfully respond to deadly threats, their money, reputation, and freedom still hinge on whether society believes their version of events. Dr. Geoffrey Desmoulin, Principal of GTD Scientific Inc., developed an impressive testing and shooting reconstruction methodology to scientifically evaluate use-of-force narratives. Dr. Desmoulin describes how he used biomechanical models and human factors research to assist a California jury as they considered the fate of an officer accused of excessive force and wrongful death. “

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