Providing independent objective sex offender risk / needs assessment for both prosecution and defense.
Dr. Hupka provides sex offender evaluations, expert witness Court testimony in sex offender cases, and consultation with attorneys. He provided evaluation of sex offender risk with convicted sex offenders on California Department of State Hospital’s Sex Offender Evaluation Panel for 18 years. He has evaluated over 800 sex offenders under California’s Sexual Predator law. He works with both prosecution and defense to provide independent objective assessment of issues of sexual offense risk and treatment needs. He has qualified as an Expert Witness in over 100 sex offender Court cases throughout California, and has also provided expert witness testimony in the State of Washington on sex offense issues. Dr. Hupka utilizes statistically based actual risk instruments (e.g., Static 99R), dynamic risk factor assessment, and clinically based/idiopathic risk factors in conducting sex offender risk assessment and treatment needs.