Richard “Rick” McAlister retired from the Maine State Police in late 2010 after 25 years of service. During his last 11 years there, Rick held the rank of Sergeant and supervised the Crash Analysis/Reconstruction Unit.
Rick has been a certified Crash Reconstruction Specialist since 1989 and ACTAR accredited since 2004. He has been a member of NAPARS since 2006.
During his tenure with the Maine State Police, Rick served as the principal instructor for the Maine Criminal Justice Academy Basic Crash Investigation and At-Scene Investigation programs and was also the system administrator for Maine’s electronic crash reporting system.
Upon retirement from the Maine State Police, Rick joined The Crash Lab, Inc. as an Accredited Reconstruction Specialist. In July, 2014, Rick was appointed president of The Crash Lab, Inc.
He has volunteered to remain our VP for the 2017/2018 term.
(updated 03 JAN 2017)