Mr. John C. Villines, MS, ICPS, CPP

John C. Villines LLC
431 Amys Ford Trail
Cleveland, GA 30528
Web Site
Phone: 770.451.0000
Fax: 706.219.2379

Nationally recognized authority on crime prevention and security: possess all three ASIS Board Certifications; expert retentions in hundreds of cases since 1982, providing qualitative and quantitative analysis: MS, Security Management; Quantitative Methods (post-grad) at Harvard; published author; seminar presenter; developed Crime Prevention training curriculum for State of Georgia. John Villines has dedicated his adult life to security, investigations and crime prevention and has maintained a company license (Security and Investigations) in Georgia for approximately 25 years.

His academic background includes:
• Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies, with a field of concentration in criminal justice;
• Master of Science in Security Management; and
• Post-graduate course work in Quantitative Methods at Harvard

Professional Designations include:
• CPP, PCI and PSP - ASIS International
• International Crime Prevention Specialist - International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners
• National Crime Prevention Specialist (Level II; Advanced Certification) National Crime Prevention Association

Appointed by Governor toState Regulatory and Licensing Board which oversees security and investigation industry; elected as Chair from 2004 to 2007 and again in 2010; still serves as an active board member

POST-certified instructor for advanced and specialized training of police officers; maintains current instructor certification for security and investigations

Developed the Crime Prevention Specialist training program for the State of Georgia

Former Regional Director, Georgia Crime Prevention Association

Authored Personal Safety chapter of the training text used by the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners

Started in security field as a patrol officer over 30 years ago and rose through the ranks into management positions and company ownership

Past and Present Professional affiliations include:
• The American Society of Criminology
• Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
• Association of Threat Assessment Professionals
• International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners
• International Association of Crime Analysts
• Atlanta Crime Commission High-tech Crime Task Force
• Justice Research and Statistics Association
• Association of Threat Assessment Professionals

Venues for professional services (management, consulting and/or expert witness) have included:
• shopping centers • special event & entertainment venues
• bars and restaurants • parking lots
• residential communities • hotels and motels
• commercial properties • mixed-use complexes
• convenience stores • retail establishments

List of publications, case involvements and complete CV available upon request.

John C. Villines, MS, ICPS, CPP, PCI, PSP
770.451.0000

Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Academic background includes:
• Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies, with a field of concentration in criminal justice;
• Master of Science in Security Management; and
• Post-graduate course work in Quantitative Methods at Harvard

Professional Designations include:
• CPP, PCI and PSP - ASIS International
• International Crime Prevention Specialist - International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners
• National Crime Prevention Specialist (Level II; Advanced Certification) National Crime Prevention Association

Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Past and Present Professional affiliations include:
• The American Society of Criminology
• Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
• Association of Threat Assessment Professionals
• International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners
• International Association of Crime Analysts
• Atlanta Crime Commission High-tech Crime Task Force
• Justice Research and Statistics Association
• Association of Threat Assessment Professionals

Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
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Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No.

Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Approximately 300; please contact for current information

Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Premises Liability; Negligent Security; Negligent Hiring, Training and Supervision; Retail Loss Prevention; Negligent Investigations

Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
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Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
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Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
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Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
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Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
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Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
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Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Approximately 30

Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consultations; Expert Reports; and Testimony

Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
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Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
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Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
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Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
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Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
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References

Involvement in approximately 200 assignments; references available upon request.

Publications