Author, Law Enforcement Analyst, Executive Producer


John speaking at the White House

Advisor, Consultant and Public Speaker

Matthews is a sought after speaker who has worked on several Presidential initiatives over the past three administrations.  He is a former White House Advisor on 21st Century Policing; a former Senior Advisor to the National Sheriffs’ Association, and currently is the Director of Federal Partnerships for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.  He has developed scores of federal initiatives for agencies such as DOJ, DHS, DOT and DOD.  John averages over 75 appearances a year has made hundreds of personal appearances at corporate events as well as, regional and national conferences.

Pubic Safety Professional

John is a former Chief of Police who has been in law enforcement for more than 30 years. He has a Bachelor’s in Business and an MBA in Administrative Management and is a Master Police Officer with an Advanced Law Enforcement certificate.  He is the author of seven books including The Eyeball Killer, a true crime Book of the Month and firsthand account of his capture of Dallas’ only serial killer.   John’s serial killer story has been featured on shows including HBO Autopsy, Evil I, Very Bad Men, Born to Kill and been adapted for network television shows.  

John appearing on Good Morning America

Law Enforcement Analyst, Producer, Screenwriter

John is a law enforcement analyst for both CNN and FOX NEWS providing analysis on breaking public safety stories ranging from mass shootings to terrorism and school safety to law enforcement/community relations.  As a media personality he has appeared on ABC, CBS, NBC and on international networks, as well as, being featured on Good Morning America, Wolf Blitzer Reports and the Sean Hannity Show .  John has appeared on multiple programs for the Discovery Channel and is tv producer who is writing multiple shows and serving as a film producer on a feature movie based on his serial killer case.

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John J. Matthews

PO Box 822, Midlothian, TX 76065 USA

(972) 576-8662


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed