Chris Walsh is a cell site analyst who joined Keith Borer Consultants in 2021, following twenty-eight years’ service with North Wales Police. During his career he served for over twenty years as a Detective in a variety of covert and specialist roles at both Force and Regional level. There he focused on computer & mobile phone forensics, cybercrime and as a Digital Media Investigator, providing investigative strategies to Senior Officers in respect of the most serious of crimes, primarily involving homicide, robbery, sexual offences and large-scale drug conspiracies.
Mr Walsh holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Cybercrime Forensics, awarded by Canterbury Christchurch University, together with a City & Guilds in Radio Frequency Propagation Surveying covering radio and cellular network operating principles and radio frequency surveying techniques. He is also qualified as an Accredited Communications Data Investigator and has undertaken further specialist overt and covert training in respect of wireless technologies.
Due to his strong technical background, Mr Walsh undertook the role of Technical Manager within the North Wales Police Digital Forensics Unit and was instrumental in helping the unit achieve accreditation to the ISO17025:2005 quality standard in forensic data acquisition.
Mr Walsh is currently employed by Keith Borer Consultants as a Forensic Scientist specialising in Cell Site Analysis. Keith Borer Consultants operates a Continuous Professional Development Scheme for all staff. Within this scheme Mr Walsh undertakes regular training and development, including attending conferences and relevant training courses.