Detention, Jails & Corrections


Need an Expert Witness?

OSS - expert witness consultants specialize in detention, jail & corrections operations. We provide consulting and expert witness consulting to attorneys, the insurance industry and facilities involved in litigation.  Whether you need a jail expert, detention expert or a corrections expert, we specialize in issues such as conditions of confinement, assault, suicide, murder, access to medical care, failure to protect, training and supervision. Our consultants are certified and licensed expert witnesses in both federal and state courts.

Types of Expert Witness Cases:

OSS experts are called upon to analyze cases from both the defense and plaintiff perspectives with public entity experience including, but not limited to:

  • Correctional malpractice
  • Detention center safety lighting & illumination
  • Standards & practices
  • Failure to supervise
  • Failure to train
  • In custody deaths
  • Policies and procedures
  • Personnel selection
  • Standards of conduct
  • Suicide prevention
  • Suicides
  • Use of Force & Deadly Force
  • Violations of US Code §1983 Civil Rights

Expert Witness Consulting Options:

From very straightforward initial analysis to standing for you in court as a testifying expert we have the expertise to put behind your case.  Here are some common formats for our expert witness services:

Preliminary Analysis >

Early Case Assessment >

Consulting & Forensic Experts >

Consulting & Testifying Experts >

Service Area

OSS Law Enforcement Advisors® is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with Expert Witness and Law Enforcement Consultant Services provided throughout the United States.

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