William "Bill" Eppright
Background: Bill brings to XG Productions more than 35 years of federal law enforcement service in the FBI with extensive experience in Weapons of Mass Destruction, General Crime, Violent Crime, complex White Collar Crime, Public Corruption/Government Fraud and Counterintelligence Investigations. In October 1978 Bill began his career in the FBI as a Fingerprint Examiner and subsequently, served as a Budget Analyst, Cryptanalyst / Mathematician in the FBI Laboratory, and as a computer Analyst, becoming a Special Agent in 1986. Bill also provided counter proliferation training and assessments worldwide on behalf of the federal government’s fight against international terrorism. As a Special Agent, Bill created and developed the FBI’s Evidence Response Team Program (ERT), which was implemented field-wide by the FBI Director.
Bill has participated in numerous high profile crime scene investigations including: the Casey Anthony case, the Branch Davidian Standoff in Waco, Texas; Oklahoma City Bombing where he was the first federal witness; the American Embassy Bombings in Africa; Khobar Towers; the Wedgewood Baptist Church mass shootings; the Columbia Space Shuttle Disaster; the Shoe Bomber; the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks both at Ground Zero and in the field; and federal kidnapping/murder cases including Amber Hagerman (“Amber Alert”). Bill has testified in Federal & State Court on numerous other occasions as a result of his investigations and involvement. Bill was assigned as the first full-time Weapons of Mass Destruction Coordinator for the Tampa Division of the FBI and met all of the stringent requirements to be certified as a Master FBI WMD Coordinator. Before transferring to Florida, he spent 19 years in the FBI’s Dallas, Texas Division.
Expertise: Bill has extensive experience in Weapons of Mass Destruction, General Crime, Violent Crime, complex White Collar Crime, Public Corruption/Government Fraud and Counterintelligence Investigations. He also conducted training for “active shooter” response for Law Enforcement and has conducted numerous training for joint and integrated response of Bomb Technicians, Hazmat Teams, medical/emergency teams and SWAT teams when responding to terrorists’ events. Bill is considered an expert in providing instruction and training on improvised explosives and devices. Bill has extensive investigative experience in organized crime, gambling and even carnival games or games of chance