About
About Bierce Associates LLC
Benjamin Bierce, Owner
Benjamin Bierce organized Bierce Associates LLC in 2012 in order to assist police departments, prosecutors, and attorneys with cell phone record analysis and mobile device forensics. Bierce draws on his experience and expertise to assist in criminal and civil cases. As a Detective with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) he analyzed over 1200 sets of phone records and testified as an expert witness in 28 trials. Bierce is also a retired Special Agent with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division Command (CID), and is currently a Detective with the City of Franklin (IN) Police Department where he specializes in cell phone record analysis and mobile device forensics.

Bierce's related training and experience include the following:

Experience

  • Detective, City of Franklin (IN) Police Department, 2016 to Present
  • Detective, Computer and Digital Forensics Unit, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, 2015 to 2016
  • Detective, Homicide/Robbery Branch, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, 2008 to 2015
  • Police Officer, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department/Indianapolis Police Department, 2001 to 2016
  • Special Agent, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division Command, 2003 to 2011
Training and Education
 
  • Basic Mobile Device Investigations, National Computer Forensics Institute, U.S. Secret Service, 2015
  • Mobile Device Investigation Program, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, 2014
  • Cell Phone Data & Mapping, Police Technical, 2014
  • Smartphone Forensics & Advanced Cellular Technology, Public Agency Training Council, 2012
  • Foundations of Intelligence Analysis Training, Department of Homeland Security/National White Collar Crime Center, 2012
  • Basic Cell Phone Investigations, National White Collar Crime Center, 2010
  • Secure Techniques for Onsite Preview, National White Collar Crime Center, 2010
  • U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division Command Basic Warrant Officer Course, 2010
  • Detective Course, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, 2008
  • Bachelor's of Science, Criminal Justice, Liberty University, 2008
  • U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division Command Special Agent Course, 2005
  • Indianapolis Police Department Training Academy, 2001