Affordable Realistic Tactical Training (ARTT) provides expert witness services and consultation services for cases related to using force. 

Jerry Staton is Owner & Training Director of ARTT. He holds a Master Police Officer certificate along with numerous advanced law enforcement instructor certificates, including Ultimate Survival Instincts, Bilateral Vascular Restraint, Free-standing Take-Down, and Compliance & Control Holds.

As an expert witness and Certified Litigation Specialist, Jerry takes cases involving the Use of Force, Deadly and Non-Deadly Weapons, Excited Delirium, Arrest Related Death and standard Police Procedures.

Jerry established ARTT in 2000 after retiring from the Austin Texas Police Department to provide high quality and realistic training for police, military & security.

Jerry has taught hundreds of TASER Instructor classes in numerous states.

Latest News Reports – NBC5 Investigates: 10/31/19 – TASER Use in Flammable Conditions & 11/1/19 – TASER Policies – Not all Equal

Jerry is a former Force Science Analyst, Certified Litigation Specialist and Senior Master TASER Instructor.  He is currently a Court Recognized TASER Expert and Arrest Related Death Specialist.

He has testified as an expert in numerous state and federal courts for both the plaintiff and the defense. Testimony – Hess Case – Dallas, TX – Feb 2020

ARTT contacts  –  Jerry or Debbie Staton @ 512.247.2731.