Larry Dalman

Director of Investigations


East Lansing, MI

Image by Markus Winkler

About Larry

Professional Experience
Michigan State Police–Trooper–1977–1989
Uniform Sergeant–Owosso Post–1989-1999

  • Supervise Criminal Investigations

  • Maintain and Supervise Property Room and Evidence

  • Oversee budget, scheduling and training of officers

  • Assist in Criminal Investigations

Detective Sergeant – Michigan State Police. (Retired – July 2002)

  • Case Supervision and monitoring of criminal investigations.

  • Designed a digital mug shot program for several MSP locations.

  • Investigated hundreds of computer related crimes for over 35 different Law Enforcement Agencies, with a conviction rate of 100%.

  • Instructor – How to seize a computer without destroying evidence

Types of Investigations Include:

  • Homicide

  • Fraud

  • Embezzlement

  • Threatening Communications

  • Larceny

  • Intimidation and Harassment Complaints

  • Bribery

  • Worked closely with outside law enforcement agencies and other branches of the criminal justice system.

  • Aided Federal, State and local law enforcement officers and prosecutors.

  • Assigned to work closely with the Clinton County Detective Bureau.

Assignments included the following counties:


Ingham, Eaton, Jackson, Clinton, Shiawassee, Macomb, Oakland, Ionia, Gratiot, Livingston, Hillsdale, Lenawee, Isabella, Lapeer and Monroe.


  • Meritorious Service – Investigation of a “Murder-For-Hire” scheme originating in Arkansas.

  • Life Saving Award.

  • Unit Citation for Professional Excellence – Unsolved Homicides and Armed Robbery Investigations.

  • Distinguished Expert badges in marksmanship (the highest level achievable).

Professional Training

  • Access Data Internet Forensics

  • Access Data Forensics Bootcamp

  • Certificate of Training – Access Data Forensic Toolkit

  • Over 28 years of continuing education & experience with the Michigan State Police

  • Certificate of Training – Guidance Software – Encase

  • Certificate of Computer Training – FBI Laboratory – Quantico, Va.

  • Certified A+ PC Hardware/Software

  • Terminal Agency Coordinator – Law Enforcement Information Network

  • US Attorney’s Cyber-Crime Course

  • Attorney General’s Computer Crimes Course.

  • Member High Tech Crime Consortium

  • Eastern Michigan University – High Tech Crimes

  • Lansing Computer Institute.

  • CelleBrite Certified – Cell Phone Forensics

  • Cellebrite Advanced Smartphone Analysis (CASA)

  • AccessData Forensic Toolkit – ACE Certified

Testified as an expert witness in the following counties:

  • Clinton County Circuit Court- Criminal and Civil Cases

  • Shiawassee County Circuit Court – Criminal

  • Macomb County Circuit Court- Criminal

  • Eaton County Circuit Court – Criminal

  • Jackson County – Circuit and District Court – Criminal and Civil

  • Ingham County – Circuit and Probate Court

  • Oakland County – Circuit Court – Criminal & Civil

  • Federal Bankruptcy Court – Eastern District – Detroit

  • Clermont County – Ohio

  • Kalamazoo County – Circuit Court

  • Newaygo County – Circuit Court

  • Grand Traverse County

  • Kent County

  • Wayne County

  • Genesee County

  • Livingston County

  • Ottawa County

  • Washtenaw County

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Use and Monitoring of GPS Tracking Devices and Surveillance

  • Clinton County

  • 54-B District Court – East Lansing

  • Eaton County

  • Ingham County

Cell Phone Forensics – Expert Witness

  • St Joseph County Circuit Court

  • Jackson County

  • Ottawa County

  • Genesee County

  • Clinton County Circuit

  • St Joseph County

  • Wayne County

  • Kent County

  • Ingham County

  • Calhoun County

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Court Appointed – Federal Courts in Michigan

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan

Guest Speaker

  • South East Michigan Chapter Association of Certified Fraud Examiners: April 2015

  • State Appellate Defender Office and State Bar of Michigan:

    • Criminal Law Spring Conference – Frankenmuth, MI. – June 2016

  • Detroit/Wayne County Criminal Advocacy Program:

    • Coleman A. Young Municipal Center Auditorium, Detroit, MI. – October 2016