Vickie Rafter

Assistant Director of Digital Forensics

Vickie has over twenty years of experience including ten years as a senior examiner with Califorensics and thirteen years as a federal Special Agent for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Air Force. She specializes in complex investigations, mainly involving fraud.

Vickie is certified in computer forensics and decryption (ACE) and has received advanced training in Windows Registry analysis and white-collar crime. She completed the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center’s Criminal Investigator Program and the AFOSI Special Investigator’s Course.

Vickie graduated from the University of California, Irvine, with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Ecology with an emphasis in Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Legal Studies.



Coordinating large or complex investigations


Investigation or defense of fraud and theft of intellectual property.


Forensic examination of Google products and other cloud-based services

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