The High Tech Crime Institute Inc. uses adjunct instructors predominately. As technology rapidly changes there is a need for continuity within our fulltime training staff. The adjunct staff spends their time perfecting their skills in real world labs and organizations. The fulltime HTCI staff works to ensure that the curriculum and training provided for the adjunct instructors is kept at the highest level of quality and relevant to our student population.
Dr. Stephen Pearson
Stephen combines more than 30 years of law-enforcement experience with in-depth expertise in today’s most pervasive Internet and computer technologies. During his tenure in both federal and civilian law-enforcement agencies Stephen has had the opportunity to see all facets of Computer Crime Investigations. Stephen began developing tools and training for the investigation […]
The High Tech Crime Institute spends a great amount of time finding and vetting instructors. Our adjunct instructor staff is made up of the cream of the media forensics instructional crop. When you read the resumes of these instructors you will see why HTCI is proud to have these adjunctinstructors teaching with us.
Todd Faulkner has been in the public safety field for 26years. Todd is currently the Chief of Police for the Hinsdale, NH Police Department and previously held the ranks of Sr. Patrolman, Sergeant, and Detective Lieutenant. Todd is a current member of the NH Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force […]
Randall Gohn Sr.
Randall “Randy” Gohn Sr. is an Investigator with the Louisiana Department of Justice, Office of The Attorney General in the Cyber Crime Unit of the Investigations Division. His unit is the lead for Louisiana for the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Taskforce that handles child exploitation cases throughout Louisiana, with […]
Pete McGovern is a Detective with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office (FL) Digital Forensics Task Force. Pete has over 20 years in law enforcement. During this tenure, he has been working as a digital forensics examiner conducting digital investigations for local, state, and federal U.S. agencies dealing with all […]
I am a Police Sergeant with 23 years in law enforcement. I currently supervise the Community Services section and the Forensics section within the department. I am an experienced computer forensic examiner with a specialty focused on Mobile Devices.
Joshua provides expertise on high-profile and sensitive counterintelligenceinvestigations/operations relative to theft of trade secrets, intellectual property, cyber threats, and industrial/economic espionage in support of national security objectives. Currently, Joshua works with clients to fuse human intelligence (HUMINT) and open-source intelligence (OSINT)to help answer key critical questions to achieve a decision […]
Since 2014 Sergeant Dan Boots has been with the Victoria County Sheriff’s Office in Victoria, TX, where he started as a member of the Special Crimes Unit working UC narcotics and street crimes. He has many duties including Digital Forensic Examiner/ Investigator, LE Technologist and a SWAT Operator. The bulk […]
Chet Hosmer is the Founder of Python Forensics, Inc. a non-profit organization focused on the collaborative development of open source investigative technologies using the Python programming language. Chet has been researching and developing technology and training surrounding forensics, digital investigation and steganography for over two decades. He has made numerous […]
Adam Hammond is a licensed commercial UAS operator and commercial helicopter pilot-in-training with a background in NATO SOF intelligence analysis. Adam has been scratch-building and flying RC aircraft for over twenty years and hasclosely followed the advancement of remotely piloted systems during that time.His interest in UAVs with tactical applications […]