Kenneth B. Cooper
is a Law Enforcement Training Coordinator and Director with over 30 years of experience in Security and Law Enforcement Training
. The Founder and Director of Tactical Handgun Training of New York, Inc. (THT), a New York State certified security training academy, Mr. Cooper is a Use of Force and Firearms Expert
. He is also the Director of Security at Bard College, one of the nation’s top liberal arts schools located in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
As the Founder and Director of Tactical Handgun Training of New York, Inc. (THT), a New York State certified security training academy, Mr. Cooper's goal is to provide each student with a safety first mental attitude and top quality professional training. As a Use of Force and Firearms Expert
, he performs civilian, security, and police firearms instruction and business security consultation. Mr. Cooper's duties include the development of all curricula, training, and education of the Academy and its instructional staff. He is responsible for training 4,500 civilians and professionals in security and law enforcement. Mr. Cooper is a frequent media guest speaker and featured lecturer is his area of expertise.
- Mr. Cooper's expertise was required on a number of cases including the high profile Amadou Diallo case in New York City in 1999 and the Sean Caroll defense team in this case. He has also been called for a number of cases dealing with excessive use of force and deadly physical force. He is available as an Expert Witness for both Plaintiff and Defense. His services include record review, thorough reports, depositions, and trial testimony.
Areas of Expertise
View Kenneth B. Cooper's Consulting Profile
- Rules of Engagement
- Use of Force
- Deadly Force
- Non Lethal Alternatives
- Taser Instruction
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