Secretary of State Police, 1995 to January 15, 2003.
Co-Chair, Task Force on Law Enforcement, 1995-96. Chair, Police Training Commission, 1995-2003; Handgun Roster Board, 1995-2003. Member, Governor's Executive Council, 1995-2003; Cabinet Council on Criminal and Juvenile Justice, 1995-2003. Chair, Governor's Task Force on Childproof Guns, 1999; Forensic Sciences Task Force, 2000-01; Cease Fire Council, 2000-03; Anti-Terrorism Work Group, 2001-02.
Delaware Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, June 2004 to January 2009.
Member, State Advisory for Juvenile Services, 2009-10.
Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police, University of Maryland, College Park, 2010-. Member, State Law Enforcement Coordinating Council, 2012- (executive committee, 2012-).
Chief of Police, Prince George's County, 1990-95 (began career with county police force in 1971).
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 17, 1950. University of Maryland University College, B.S. (management & technology), 1981; University of Maryland, College Park, M.A. (public policy), 1986. Graduated from Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy, 1988; National Executive Institute, 1991. University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1997. Admitted to Maryland Bar; District of Columbia Bar. Chair, United Way Regional Campaign, Prince George's County, 1993. President, Maryland Chiefs of Police Association, 1998-99 (vice-chair, 1997-98). Board of Directors, Special Olympics - Maryland. Adjunct Professor, Division of Public Safety Leadership, The Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland University College. Author, "Contemporary Police Practices in Domestic Violence Cases: Arresting the Abuser - Is It Enough?," in Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, vol. 83, no.1 (1992). Community Service Award, Human Relations Commission, 1992. President's Award, National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1993. Distinguished Service Award, National Governor's Association, 1996. Officer of the Month, National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, 1998. Married; three children.
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