Craig W. Sawyer
is a Ballistics and Firearms
specialist with decades of experience serving as a Marine veteran, former Navy SEAL, sniper, and combat instructor.
Mr. Sawyer began his military career with the U.S. Marine Corps, but switched to the U.S. Navy to pursue a career in special operations as a Navy SEAL graduating from the Basic Underwater Demolition (BUD)/Sea, Air, Land (SEAL) training class 149 and serving in SEAL Team ONE. He then went on to the Naval Special Warfare Development Group.
After his military career, Mr. Sawyer has run specialized teams to provide security to politicians and dignitaries including Hillary Clinton, John McCain, Donald Rumsfeld, and John Negroponte. He also serves as a leading on-air consultant for media outlets including CNN, Fox News, CBS Evening News, MSNBC w/the Director of the CIA, The Today Show, MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Fox & Friends, and many others.
- Throughout his career, Mr. Sawyer has become an expert in several military and combat disciplines like shooting; counter-terrorism; surveillance and counter-surveillance; climbing; criminal investigation; parachuting; and hand-to-hand combat, among others.
He currently provides Ballistics and Forearms expertise to counsel representing both plaintiff and defendant. He has served as an Expert Witness and Consultant on capital murder cases in Arizona and Alaska, including testimony from the witness stand in the courtroom.
Areas of Expertise
View Craig Sawyer's Consulting Profile
- Gun Accidents
- Firearms Safety
- Gun Handling Procedures
- Ejection Patterns - Trajectory
- Proximity Testing
- Gunshot Evidence
- Special Operations
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