Andre Richards, a member of RTI International’s Policing Research Program, has over twelve years’ experience as a law enforcement officer. Mr. Richards works to provide input on tools that can assist law enforcement operations.

Prior to joining RTI, Mr. Richards served as a supervisor in the Special Victims Unit, as a homicide investigator, as well as several roles throughout patrol for the City of Durham NC. He had the opportunity to assist in numerous local, state and federal investigations. Mr. Richards is graduate of the West Point Leadership program and holds an Advanced Law Enforcement certificate from the NC Justice Academy.