In-Crisis Consulting, LLC was founded by John Bruner:

1) Former Chief County Detective with the Greene County District Attorney's Office (Western Pennsylvania).  

2) Former Negotiations Leader for the Washington Regional (Pa) SWAT Team

3) Former Criminal Investigator and a Police 1st Responder for 20 years. 


John is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Active Shooter Incidents & Robbery Prevention. 



  • Certified Trained:
    • FBI - Workplace Violence
    • FBI - Crisis & Hostage Negotiator
    • FBI - Concepts of Criminal Profiling
    • FBI National Academy (PA Chapter) - Surviving a Critical Incident
    • U.S. Secret Service - Characteristics of an Armed Gunman
    • Miami-Dade Police Department - Officer Involved Shooting & In-Custody Death
    • California University (PA) - Behavioral Analysis of Violent Criminals
    • Slippery Rock University (PA) - Active Shooter & Threat Assessment
    • Dept. Homeland Security - Crisis Management for School-Based Incidents
    • FEMA - Incident Command Systems for Law Enforcement
    • FEMA - Workplace Violence
  • Has instruct alongside the FBI and the US Secret Service to numerous companies on offender & victim mind-set and violent crime prevention.
  • Issued hundreds of media releases including the print media, radio, and TV interviews. 
  • Trained various industries: Universities, Hospitals, Financial Institutions, Pharmaceuticals, Retail, Fortune 500 companies, and local, state, & federal law enforcement agencies.
  • Volunteer Programs:  John educates and assists school districts Pro Bono on Active Shooter Violence & Child School Safety to give back to the community as these services usually push against a tight school district budget. 
  • Education
    • University of Pittsburgh, B.A. Degree in Administration of Justice
    • Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Police Academy , ACT 120
  • Member Fraternal Order of Police -