Ph.D., Walden University; M.A., University of Detroit; B.S., Wayne State University

Research Interests

Law enforcement response to domestic terrorism; domestic violence committed by law enforcement personnel; critical incident management


Dr. McLellan is a police investigator and a city emergency manager. He teaches for the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the International Association of Chiefs of Police and serves as an expert witness. McLellan retired after a 30-year career as the captain and division commander of the Emergency Response, Training and Communications Division for the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office in Pontiac, Mich.