Police Lieutenant with 28 years in law enforcement, including unit command, first line supervision, school safety, undercover narcotics task force, crime scene investigation, and community policing. Seeking police executive position. Willing to relocate.
Orange Police DepartmentOrange, ConnecticutPolice Lieutenant08/2008 to Current
Supervise Detectives, D.A.R.E.officer and Youth Officers.
Conduct internal affairs and professional standards investigations.
Case assignment and distribution within investigative unit.
Collaborate with Prosecutors Office in case preparation and presentation for trial.
Supervise property division inventory and property clerk.
Recruit and hire new staff.
Coordinate and participate in oral boards for entry level police candidates.
Participate in promotional exams, oral boards and assessment centers for neighboring police departments.
Oversee 25 to 50 background investigations per year.
Manage budget for Investigative Services Unit, controlling expenditures within budgetary and contractual constraints.
Oversee community policing and crime prevention programs which includes the Citizens Police Academy, DEA drug take-back, D.A.R.E., car seat program and town building safety-assessment program.
Participate in New Haven County Investigative Services Commander monthly meeting for collaboration of efforts and sharing of intelligence and information with area Lieutenants.
Compile and analyze town-wide crime statistics.
Create and implement strike plans for commercial labor disputes.
Emergency Operations Center command staff.
Mentor newly promoted department command staff.
Enforce data-driven police initiatives.
Commander of regional school lock-down/safety drills planning and execution.
Collaborate with local and regional school Superintendents and Boards of Education.
Participate in community relationships with civic and religious organizations.
Orange Police DepartmentOrange, ConnecticutPolice Patrol Division Lieutenant06/2007 to 08/2008
Patrol shift commander of day, evening and midnight patrol and dispatch staff.
Commander of Communications: Police/Fire/EMS dispatch for routine and emergency calls.
Scheduling of weekly & daily patrol staff assignments.
Monthly evaluations of patrol staff.
Mentor and lead patrol staff on assigned shift.
Daily roll call and briefings with patrol staff.
Maintain integrity of department equipment and property.
Media relations in absence of Public Information Officer.
Supervise building and police property security.
Departmental form division manager.
Maintain facility safety.
Orange Police DepartmentOrange, ConnecticutPatrol Division Sergeant04/2004 to 06/2007
First Line Road supervisor for day, evening and night patrol and dispatch staff.
Oversee daily patrol operations for assigned shift.
Implement daily operation plan and objectives based on current community needs.
Orange Police DepartmentOrange, ConnecticutInvestigative Officer08/1998 to 04/2004
Case officer for investigations including: homicide, assault, financial crimes, larceny, sexual assault, robbery, burglary, arson, bomb threats, white-collar crime, missing persons.
Proficient in crime scene photography and video, evidence processing and recovery, witness interview, suspect interview and interrogation.
Prepared cases for court and trial.
Experienced in trial testimony for court cases
Statewide Narcotics Task Force-Detective
South Central Branch, Connecticut State Police.
06/1996 to 07/1998
Undercover officer and case officer for Federal and State of Connecticut collaborative task force.
Evidence Officer responsibilities including photograph, collection and cataloging of evidence.
Case Preparation for Narcotics Task Force arrests.
Trial Preparation and Testimony for Federal, State and Local cases.
Orange Police DepartmentOrange, ConnecticutPatrol Officer03/1989 to 07/1996
Case officer for criminal investigations, motor vehicle law enforcement, motor vehicle accidents, narcotics investigations and enforcement.
Proactive police interventions such as building checks, motor vehicle stops and motor vehicle law enforcement.
First responder for medical emergencies.
Local crime prevention and community police practices.
DUI road blocks.
Police Officer Standards Training (POST): Basic Crime Scene Processing, Intermediate Crime Scene Processing, Interview and Interrogation Training, First Line Supervisor Training.
Connecticut Fire Marshals Association: Advanced Arson Training.
FBI LEEDS: Internal Investigation Training, New England Law Enforcement Executive Development.
Department of Homeland Security: National Incident Command System Training, Incident Command System.
Police Executive Research Forum (PERF): Police Leadership Training
Police Officer Standards and Training Council Certification.
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
Emergency Medical Responder (EMR).
Bachelor of Arts:Public Safety AdministrationCharter Oak State CollegePublic Safety Administration
FBI National Academy
New England Chiefs of Police Association - Command College TrainingRoger Williams University Criminal Justice Institute, Bristol, Rhode Island
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut
Interview & Interrogation
Oral Board Interviews
Graduate of FBI National Academy
FBI-Law Enforcement Executive Development Association (LEEDA)
FBI National Academy Association
Orange Police Benevolent Association member
Orange Police Benevolent Association Executive Director
Orange Police Benevolent Association Vice President
Orange Police Benevolent Association President
Town of Orange Memorial Day Parade Committee member
Orange Police Department Liaison with area Domestic Violence group
Connecticut Terrorism Information Center (CTIC) Liaison
Connecticut Sex Offender Registry Liaison
Orange Board of Education School Security Committee
Microsoft Office, CAD (Computer Aided Dispatch), Oral Board Interviews, Media Relations, Medical Emergencies/RMS, Office, Crime Scene Photography, Scheduling, Staff Supervisor, Crime Scene Video, Audio/Video Surveillance System downloading and processing