Vice President and Lead Investigator
Results-oriented professional with more than thirty years of law enforcement / security experience. Expertise in collaborating with law enforcement officials to develop and promote crime-prevention initiatives, implement theft-reduction procedures, and educate loss prevention professionals by providing knowledge and awareness. Expert observation, investigation, assessment and problem-solving ability. Accustomed to working with individuals at all levels of responsibility within corporate, retail, and governmental organizations.
Owner and operator for a successful private investigation firm. Provided investigative services for both the private and commercial sectors. Specializes in the following services: surveillance for insurance fraud, complex child custody cases, civil investigations, corporate investigations, domestic investigations, loss prevention, criminal defense investigations, background screening, process services, etc. Manage day to day operations.
As a Detective, John retired from the Sheriff’s Office following a distinguished law enforcement career as a narcotics detective, advising and assisting undercover officers throughout Florida and the United States. He has an extensive background in undercover/covert operations and surveillance. Served as a Field Training Officer for eight years, providing new recruits with basics of criminal law, policy, and procedures. Additionally, provided instruction in radio communications and city geography, ensuring new officers were tactically sound and proficient in weapon retention and use of temporary restraints.
Furthermore, he served as police union representative, involving on-going direct contact with superiors and city and county officials in contract negotiations, and representing fellow officers in official misconduct and/or critical incidents. John has testified regularly in court in narcotics and other cases, interacting with attorneys, judges, and jurors. Received numerous letters of commendations from superiors and citizens and selected by superiors as Officer of the Quarter.
John specializes in surveillance and complex child custody cases. One high profile case in particular led to the dismissal of criminal prosecution of a wrongly accused individual and was featured on Inside Edition.
Additionally, John is part of a team of highly trained professionals comprised of retired local, state and federal law enforcement officers that provide high level protection for an individual and their family in the West Palm Beach area. This individual is on the Forbes 500 list as one of the wealthiest individuals in the world. John also provides personal protection for private clients and employers throughout South Florida and abroad.