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Neil Smith

Neil Smith
Open source intelligence consultant

Neil Smith is an open source intelligence consultant at Open Briefing. Neil served as a police officer for 13 years, during which time he was attached to the on-call firearms unit, the vehicle crime squad, the burglary squad and the drug squad. Since leaving the police in 1996, he has worked as an investigative researcher for a range of clients, including government departments, law enforcement agencies and journalists. Neil also trains investigators and journalists in the art of using the internet as an investigative tool.


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