Professional

 

Consultant, Commentator,
Lecturer & Author

Background

  • Law enforcement issues

  • Criminal justice strategies

  • Crime trends

  • Terrorism & homeland security

  • Individual rights & public safety

  • Imprisonment misconduct

  • Use of force & deviant behavior

  • Drugs & gangs

  • Police corruption

  • Minority relations

  • Riot & crowd control

  • Community-oriented policing

  • Ethics & values

  • Management practices

  • Selection of chiefs/hiring practices

  • White collar/computer crime

  • Private policing

  • Biochemistry, nutrition, hereditary factors & crime

  • Criminal justice research

  • Other issues impacting criminal justice

 

  • Officer through Deputy Chief: LAPD

  • Chief of Police: Santa Ana, California

  • Chief of Security: Columbia Finance, Beverly Hills

  • Director: Center for Justice, University of Southern California (USC)

  • Professor Emeritus & former Chair: School of Law Enforcement & Justice Administration, Western Illinois University (WIU)

  • Keynote speaker, lecturer & consultant to public/private agencies (domestic & international)

  • Expert opinion & testimony for media, court cases, and film making

  • Doctorate in Public Administration from University of Southern California (USC)

  • Author of several textbooks and more than 40 articles on criminal justice issues