Dale R. King

Senior Consultant / P.I., ACTAR #997 / Houston


Mr. King is an Accredited Collision Reconstructionist with the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #997). He is licensed private Investigator in Texas. He has worked in the law enforcement profession for 11 years where his duties consisted of patrol, criminal investigation, and collision investigation and reconstruction. Mr. King has over 25 years of experience and over 1200 hours technical training in the field of collision investigation and reconstruction.

He has been involved in the investigation of over 3,000 traffic collisions during his career, ranging from minor property damage to multiple vehicle and fatality collisions, including commercial vehicles, insurance fraud and emergency vehicles.

Mr. King has experience in lamp analysis, low-speed and high-speed collisions, daytime and nighttime visibility issues and forensic mapping of collision sites to include preparation of demonstrative diagrams. He is also familiar with the department of transportation codes as they relate to commercial vehicle collisions and safety issues that are involved with the reconstruction of commercial vehicle collisions. Mr. King is trained in the process of downloading and preserving data from commercial vehicle data recorders. Mr. King’s primary focus is on commercial vehicle collisions. Mr. King has also given deposition and trial testimony in both civil and criminal issues throughout the U.S. for plaintiff and defense counsel.

Education and Certifications

  • Basic Accident Investigation: Alvin Community Police Academy
  • Licensed Private Investigator (Manager): Texas
  • Licensed Advanced Peace Officer (Inactive)
  • Licensed Police Instructor: Texas
  • Accredited Collision Reconstructionist: Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction