Human Factors Expert Witness, Law Enf & Criminal Justice Expert Witness
self defense, police use of force incidents, police shootings, police training, unjustified shootings, law enforcement, investigations, aquatic investigations, civilian self defense training, gangs, SWAT, cognitive task analysis
As a decorated law enforcement officer with service in both urban and rural municipal agencies and a county sheriff’s department, Bruce Champagne has completed assignments as a patrol and investigations supervisor, corrections officer and supervisor, criminal gang investigator, forensic diver, major crimes detective, civilian review board representative, SWAT leader and member, and firearms/defensive tactics instructor. Bruce is a previous president of the Utah Tactical Officers Association, Utah Gang Investigators Association, and the Utah Forensic Divers Association.
Utilizing the scientific method, Bruce has investigated multiple, officer-involved critical incidents (under various protocols as a certified Force Science Analyst and In-Custody Death Investigator), cold cases, and civilian uses-of-force.
Bruce is a member of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA), International Public Safety Association (IPSA), Society for Integrity in Force ...