Head of Investigation Technology Matt Bonner

Matt is the Head of Investigation Technology at Black Rainbow Group, where he leads the delivery of an innovative and market-leading digital investigation platform.

With a background as a senior police leader and career detective, Matt is an accredited PIP4 Senior Investigating Officer (SIO). In his previous roles, he has led numerous significant and challenging homicide and suspicious death investigations, including the Criminal Investigation into the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017.

In addition to his investigative expertise, Matt holds a Level 4 certificate in education and training. He is also an associate trainer with the College of Policing, where he delivers specialist detective training at the PIP 3 and 4 levels.

Matt has extensive experience in introducing new concepts within a policing environment. He acted as a consultant/critical friend in the implementation and delivery of a bespoke offender management programme with the Police Service of Northern Ireland. Previously, he led the implementation of a similar programme with Hertfordshire Constabulary.

Updates from Matt Bonner

Thought Leadership 19 March 2023

The Innovative Investigator

Retired Met Detective Superintendent Matt Bonner speaks about his career in policing, new role as Head of Investigation Technology at BlackRainbow and the launch of NIMBUS Investigator.

Videos 19 November 2021

NIMBUS for Complex Investigations

Find out how the NIMBUS ecosystem empowers users to manage complex investigation lifecycles.

Downloads 5 November 2020

NIMBUS Overview Datasheet

A brief overview of NIMBUS, the next-generation investigations management system from BlackRainbow.

Videos 15 July 2023

An Introduction to the NIMBUS Ecosystem

BlackRainbow is pleased to introduce the NIMBUS Platform, a comprehensive Intelligence, Investigation, Management & Orchestration solution that revolutionizes investigations and risk mitigation.

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