James Clarkson has devoted much of his life to Investigations – He is a former police officer who has worn many hats, as a patrol supervisor, a detective sergeant, fatal accident team supervisor and training officer. After 20 years’ service, he became a child abuse detective and he worked 10 years as a fraud investigator for a state agency. Parallel to working on criminal investigations, James has had a lifelong passionate curiosity about UFOs. In the last 30 years he has investigated over 700 UFO Reports for the Mutual UFO Network.
In 1986 he joined the Mutual UFO Network. Applying the same passion for solving mysteries to the world of High Strangeness, James Clarkson serves as the Washington State Director of MUFON and the Special Assignments Team for MUFON. He has lectured at many UFO events across the country from Roswell, NM to McMinnville, OR and in 2010 in Paris as well as appearances on radio and TV. He is the author of TELL MY STORY- June Crain, the Air Force & UFOs as well as the Westport UFO Crash Retrieval Event.