Criminal Justice Professional, Expert Witness, US Government Consultant, College Professor

William “Bill” Sturgeon has over 30 years of experience in the criminal justice field. An author, teacher/trainer, practitioner, expert witness, and internationally recognized criminal justice consultant, he has received numerous awards and commendations for his work.

Mr. Sturgeon has been a consultant for the United States Department of Justice National Institute of Corrections for over twenty years in the areas of management, operations, training, security, and supervision. Additionally, he has consulted with the divisions of the Department of Justice.

Mr. Sturgeon has been a consultant for federal, state, and county governments, as well as national and international corporations. He has served as a technical consultant for correctional training videos, and in 1995, Mr. Sturgeon won a Telly Award for “Best Training” video in its class.

He has also consulted abroad in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Haiti, and the Republic of South Africa. Mr. Sturgeon has written several articles and co-authored two books, No Time To Play: Youthful Offenders in Adult Corrections, and Recess is Over: Managing Youthful Offenders In Adult Systems.

Mr. Sturgeon received a Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts Degrees in Criminal Justice Administration, and his training in Mediation and Conflict Resolution at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Mt. Sturgeon is a decorated Vietnam veteran who served with the 101st Airborne Division.