Forensic Collision Investigation was founded in 2018 by Richard Moore. Based in the heart of the oilfields of West Texas, Mr Moore recognized the need for an investigations company that could rapidly respond to any type of crash or accident on the busy roadways of the area.
Founder and Principle
Richard Moore began his career with the City of Midland Police Department in 2000. After serving 9 years in the patrol division, he moved to the traffic division. Since moving to traffic, he has investigated over 1,300 vehicle crashes. These crashes range from minor property damage to fatalities. In 2011 he was awarded Officer of the Year. In 2012 Richard graduated summa cum laude from the University of Texas Permian Basin with his Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems. Richard is an ACTAR certified crash reconstructionist and holds a Master Peace Officer license. He also holds an active TCOLE instructor license. Richard has taught crash investigation for the Permian Basin Law Enforcement Academy and is currently the principle instructor for traffic law.
Richard was first recognized as an expert witness in 2012, and has testified numerous times in both criminal court and civil depositions since. As he became more interested in the field of crash reconstruction, Richard joined several professional organizations including the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS) and the Texas Association of Accident Reconstruction Specialists (TAARS). Richard is currently serving on the TAARS Board of Directors.
For a detailed list of training and qualifications, look at Richard's CV below