Gilbertson Investigations is a consortium of police experts and other professionals who aggressively advocate for victims of police misconduct and the criminal justice system. Working with civil rights and criminal defense attorneys nationwide, our experts provide lawyers with insightful analysis, informative reports, dispositive depositions, and convincing trial testimony in excessive force, false arrest, criminal defense, and self defense cases.
The owner and Agency Principal of Gilbertson Investigations is Professor Gregory Gilbertson. Greg is a licensed private investigator and tenured criminal justice professor with 20 years of teaching experience. He’s also subject matter expert in police practices and an expert witness in police misconduct.
Greg has consulted as an expert witness on 82 civil rights and criminal defense cases in 17 states. If you or your client has been victimized by police officers, detectives, or the criminal justice system, call Gilbertson Investigations at (360) 237-4247. Greg answers his phone and is available to discuss your case.
As a subject matter expert in police practices for the U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Department of Defense, Professor Gilbertson served two years as an International Police Trainer in Baghdad, Iraq and Kabul, Afghanistan. He also served five years in the U.S. Army as a commissioned officer and non-commissioned officer of infantry soldiers.
After leaving the Army, Greg became a police officer in Atlanta and LaGrange, Georgia. In Atlanta he served as a police patrolman in Zone 3 Precinct. In LaGrange he served as a SWAT Team tactical officer, juvenile court investigator, senior patrolman, school resource officer, and stakeout squad member.
Advanced osteoarthritis and two major orthopedic surgeries ended Greg’s police career at age 37. He then became a criminal justice professor and private investigator in Washington State.