About Data Investigations

The team at Data Investigations are led by Managing Director David Griffiths, who spent 26 years in the Criminal Investigation Department, of South Wales Police and the last 10 years within the High Tech Crime Unit. Data Investigations pride themselves on the highest levels of strategic, academic, technical and investigative expertise.

David Griffiths

David established the South Wales Police High Tech Crime Unit to be one of the most progressive in the United Kingdom. He investigated all forms of criminality including murder, fraud, and terrorism. His investigative skills and technical skills have been enhanced by his achievements in the academic arena. Having gained an MSc Information Security and Computer Crime and studied terrorism at St Andrews University. David is an acknowledged expert on cyber terrorism.

David was also the project manager on the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) computer forensics work strand of ACPO E Crime. David also chaired the ACPO Practitioner focus group that conducted the first law enforcement study into forensic software tools. David has presented at the National Police Improvement Agency (NPIA) and advised the Metropolitan Police with the management of computer crime as well as acting as advisor to the legal profession, large multinational corporations, Police authorities and the Welsh Assembly Government.