Richard Jacobs Instructor

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Richard Jacobs
Leander, Texas
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• Richard retired as a Lieutenant with 30 years of experience from the Texas Dept. of Public Safety.
• He was the State Crash Reconstruction Team leader of a seven (7) person team.  He was assigned to the team in 2001, and became team leader in 2006.
• Before being assigned to head the State Crash Team, he was the Midland District Accident Team leader.  Assigned to team in 1994.  Team leader since 2001.  (Left team in 2006 to oversee State Crash Team operations.)
• Richard oversaw all crash training conducted by DPS from 2006 until his retirement in August of 2014.  He began instructing CAD drawing programs in 1994 and began instructing Forensic Mapping in 1996.
• Richard has investigated over 2700 crashes during his career with the DPS and reconstructed or assisted with the reconstruction of over 90 crashes.  He has also been called upon to assist the Texas Rangers with the mapping of large crime scenes.
• Richard has instructed numerous agencies in the use the Sokkia Total Station and Leica Total Station as well as Map Scenes and Evidence Recorder software.
• He has been certified in the use of GPS Total Station. (Altus)
• Richard completed a 2D animation that was accepted as evidence at trial and he has completed several 3D animations.
• He has attended advanced training in surface modeling.
• Richard began teaching Map Scenes and Evidence Recorder in 2001 in a two week Forensic Mapping class taught to agency personnel annually.
Date Registered:
September 19, 2011, 03:16:17 PM
Local Time:
August 20, 2017, 12:14:31 PM
Last Active:
May 22, 2015, 10:46:34 AM
Richard Jacobs is a certified MapScenes Instructor.