Mark Meredith Police Practices, Premises Security & Drug Recognition Expert

Mark Meredith, Police Practices, Premises Security & Drug Recognition Expert

Mark Meredith has a diverse background in law enforcement and security spanning more than twenty-five years. Throughout his career, Mark has worked with police agencies, the Department of Homeland Security, tribal governments, and school districts. As an expert at Robson Forensic, he applies his expertise to forensic casework involving police practices, premises security, and liquor liability disputes.

The diversity of Mark's policing assignments provides firsthand experience relevant to a wide range of agencies, issues, and environments. Throughout his career, Mark has held positions as Federal Task Force Officer, Narcotics Detective, Mobile Field Force and Police Agent, School Resource Officer, Field Training Officer, Bike Patrol Instructor and Officer, Psychological Emergency Response Team Officer, Patrol Officer, and Tribal Gaming Officer. His expertise covers an array of issues including hiring and training practices, patrol and surveillance, incident response, pursuits, use of force, and drug recognition. Mark has additional expertise in contracted security, drug and alcohol investigations, officer body-worn cameras, undercover policing, emergency operations, and less-lethal weapons.

Mark has previously qualified as a drug recognition expert witness in state and federal court for under the influence, narcotics sales, possession, and distribution. He earned a B.S. in Criminal Justice Management from Union Institute and University and is a graduate of both the Undercover Operatives School at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and the Narcotics Investigations School with the Drug Enforcement Agency. He has completed over 300 hours of specialized education in drug abuse recognition and has obtained certifications from many federal agencies, including the Department of Justice (DOJ), Department of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Professional Experience

Robson Forensic, Inc.

Associate

2020 to present

Provide technical investigations, analysis, reports, and testimony toward the resolution of civil and criminal litigation requiring investigation into critical incidents, preplanned events and emergency management.

  • Drug/Alcohol Recognition and Liability
  • National Incident Management System/Standardized Emergency Management Systems (NIMS/SEMS)
  • Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction; chemical, biological nuclear, radiological, and explosive (HAZMAT)
  • Incident Command Structure (ICS)
  • Civil Disturbances
  • Special Event Management
  • Natural Disasters
  • OSHA Respirator Regulation
  • Crisis Intervention Behavior Health
  • Active Shooter Response

Chula Vista Police Department

1996 to 2021

Police Sergeant 2017-2021
Patrol Sergeant, and Mobile Command Post Sergeant. Line supervisor to patrol officers assigned to field patrol duties. Managed operations for DUI checkpoints, major investigations, demonstrations, wildfires, natural disasters, simulation training, and special security events. Supervised agent/officers in patrol, and 8 agent/officers of the Mobile Command Post.

  • Corroborated body-worn camera footage for use-of-force and citizen complaint investigations
  • Collaborated with divisional commanders to maintain consistency in daily patrol operations
  • Developed policy and procedure for report writing to address liability and accountability issues
  • Conducted internal affairs investigations of improper conduct by patrol officers
  • Use of Force Training and Officer Compliance
  • Strategically coordinated personnel during critical incidents
  • Monitored and implemented effective staffing levels
  • Supervised crime scenes
  • Conducted employee performance evaluations
  • Supervised the proper treatment of prisoners
  • Managed operations during DUI checkpoints, demonstrations, fires, natural disasters, simulation training, and special security events
  • Ensured Mobile Command Post mechanical and technological readiness
  • Provided Mobile Command Post support to federal, state, and private agencies
  • Served as acting watch commander

Patrol 1998-2021

  • Corroborated body-worn camera footage for use-of-force and citizen complaint investigations
  • Collaborated with divisional commanders to maintain consistency in all daily patrol operations
  • Developed policy and procedure for report writing to address liability and accountability issues
  • Conducted internal affairs investigations of improper conduct by patrol officers
  • Strategically coordinated personnel during critical incidents
  • Collaborated with management “think tank” to address and problem-solve leadership concerns
  • Monitored and implemented effective staffing levels
  • Supervised crime scenes
  • Conducted employee performance evaluations
  • Supervised the proper treatment of prisoners
  • Served as acting watch commander

Mobile Command 2017-2021
Managed operations during DUI checkpoints, demonstrations, fires, natural disasters, simulation training, and special security events

  • Ensured mechanical and technological readiness
  • Provided support to federal, state, and private agencies
  • Proposed and procured $200K technology overhaul
  • Supervision of 8 additional officers

Police Agent 2006-2017
Transitional Leadership role between the position of Police Officer and Sergeant and assigned to any division within the Police Department. Provides lead direction for subordinates, responsible for more complex assignment in their division, or detective in investigations.

  • Lead direction for police officers in patrol criminal investigations and evidence collection.
  • Coordinated communications between officers and sergeants while performing all policing duties during patrol
  • Supervised officers during priority calls for service
  • Distributed assignment of case reports
  • Conducted follow-up investigations on all major crime scenes
  • Prepared cases for presentation to the District Attorney for criminal complaints
  • Provided as liaison duties for school safety programs
  • Directed investigations
  • Instructor in the Incident Command System
  • Collected, documented, and photographed crime scene evidence
  • Served as acting sergeant

Homeland Security Task Force Officer 2008-2016
Sworn state and federal investigator assigned to Homeland Security Investigation’s cross-border crime task force group. Subject matter of crimes included human trafficking and smuggling, major narcotic investigations, cartel-related crimes, counterfeit commerce, terrorism and money laundering.

  • Conducted complex investigations of US citizens, and foreign nationals, involved in relevant crimes against the United States Government and the State of California
  • Coordinated investigations and operations targeting federal and state crimes with corresponding local, state, federal and foreign agencies
  • Investigated national and international human trafficking crimes
  • Successfully intercepted and confiscated over $100M in illegal drug seizures and asset forfeitures
  • Collected intelligence to successfully write federal and state affidavits for search warrants including wiretapping
  • Planned, managed, and executed undercover operations
  • Served search warrants involving high risk targets
  • Expert witness testimony recognized in state and federal court
  • Managed sensitive and classified information during scope of duties
  • Managed confidential informants
  • Maintained top secret clearances
  • Licensed to operate commercial vehicles (tractor trailers)
  • Graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center: Undercover Operatives School

Mobile Field Force Unit Agent 2006-2013
Supervisory post within the organization to support anti-riot operations through the use of maneuver tactics aimed at dispersing crowds during their embryonic phase or extracting agitators and leaders from larger groups.

  • Worked in a supervisory role in the coordinated response of anti-riot control maneuvering and tactics
  • Oversaw the use of force implemented by officers • Trained in removal of protester devices
  • Trained in the used of less lethal equipment
  • Deployed in events including civil unrest, urban search and rescue efforts, and California wildland fire control response

Narcotics Enforcement Team Detective 2004-2006

  • Coordinated, managed, and participated in plain clothes/undercover narcotics operations in the City of Chula Vista
  • Assisted federal agencies in investigations and search warrant service
  • Managed complex investigations
  • Conducted surveillance investigations on targets
  • Graduate of the Drug Enforcement Agency Narcotics Investigation School
  • Conducted and assisted in undercover alcohol compliance investigations

Mobile Field Force 2000-2006

  • Operational team specializing in crowd management and wildfire containment
  • Lead and participated in practice drills, classroom instruction on crowd control tactics, tactical formations, use of force, officer rescues, vehicle operations, urban search and rescue techniques, and basic firefighting.
  • Instructor in jail extractions

School Resource Officer 2000-2003
Liaison between the Police Department, Chula Vista Elementary School District and Sweetwater High School District, and other school facilities, with the purpose of maintaining safe school campuses. Investigated and prevented criminal and education code violations, acted as a liaison with the public and private schools, provided proactive solutions to juvenile crime and campus problems, and assisted fellow SROs with the patrol of school campuses and surrounding areas.

  • Responded to calls for service, made arrests, and documented incidents
  • Assisted in the evaluations for hundreds of juveniles under the influence of alcohol, illegal narcotics, prescription medications and marijuana
  • Mentored and conducted presentations on youth-related issues
  • Conducted security assessments for primary, secondary, and private schools
  • Developed emergency planning and preparedness programs for active shooter and law enforcement response
  • Attended Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) program instructor
  • Developed and implemented Chula Vista Police Bike Patrol Program
  • Served as a Field Training Officer
  • Instructor of Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • Attended Crisis Response Team
  • Attended Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Seminar California POST
  • Certified Drug Abuse Recognition (D.A.R.)
  • Trained in Drug Recognition Expert (D.R.E.)
  • Served as a Psychological Emergency Response Team (P.E.R.T.)
  • Developed and implemented Chula Vista Police Bike Patrol Program
  • Developed and implemented Chula Vista Juvenile Drug Court

Police Officer 1998-2006
Performed duties of police officer to maintain peace and enforce city, state and federal laws. Provided court testimony in criminal and traffic cases. Effected arrests, secured and collected evidence, and maintained proactive patrols. Identify and lead personal community orientated policing projects.

Reserve Police Officer 1996-1998
Volunteer service performing all expected duties of a full-time police officer. Maintaining safety and welfare of citizens and property in Chula Vista.

Sycuan Tribal Gaming Commission

Surveillance Investigator

1993 to 1997

Protecting assets of Sycuan Casino and ensuring compliance with Tribal, State, and Federal Gaming laws, regulations and internal controls.

  • Ensured compliance by investigating reports of regulatory and criminal violations, personal injury tort claims, gathering evidence, witness statements, documenting facts and CCTV observations, and making recommendations for corrective actions or changes in rules and/or procedures.
  • Protected integrity of investigations by summarizing investigative findings and conclusions, preparing written reports, and maintaining investigative files.
  • Provided assistance to Casino Management by responding to customer disputes, hostile situations, emergent situations, disturbances, counterfeit money and/or fraudulent documents, and arrest of individuals when necessary.

Professional Credentials

  • Training Intervention Procedures (TIPS) Commercial Trainer Certification
  • Techniques of Alcohol Management (TAM)
  • Supervisory Certificate (POST), 2020
  • Undercover Operatives School, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, 2009
  • Tractor Trailer Operators Program, Western Truck School, 2008
  • California Advanced Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certification, 2008
  • California Intermediate Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certification, 2008
  • Narcotics Investigation, Department of Justice, 2007
  • Field Training Officer, San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, 2005
  • Crisis Response Team, 2001
  • Drug and Alcohol Recognition, California Narcotics Association, 2000
  • School Resource Officer, California Police Officer Standards, 2000
  • California Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) Basic Certification, 2000
  • Re-qualification Police Academy, California Police Officer Standards and Training, Graduate, 1996
  • San Diego Regional Police Academy, Graduate, 1993

Past Certification:

  • Electronic Surveillance Protocols and Procedures, Wiretaps, 2009
  • Hazardous Material / Weapons of Mass Destruction Instruction for Trainers, 2008
  • Drug Recognition Expert Certification, 2007
  • Drug Recognition Expert Re-Certification/Field Evaluations, California Highway Patrol, 2002
  • Drug Recognition Expert Classroom, California Highway Patrol, 2002
  • Train the Trainer- Weapons of Mass Destruction, California State, 2001

Education

B.S. Criminal Justice Administration, Union Institute and University
A.A., Liberal Arts Studies, San Diego City College

Continuing Education

Alcohol and Drug:

  • Indiana University, Center for Studies of Law in Action, The Robert F. Borkenstien Course on Alcohol and Highway Safety: Testing, Research and Litigation, 2021
  • TruNarc, Chula Vista Police Department, 2018
  • Fentanyl Training, Chula Vista Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, 2018
  • 64 Hours Undercover Operatives School, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, 2009
  • The Arellano Felix Organization Connection, Chula Vista Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, 2008
  • Plain Clothes Assignments, Chula Vista Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, 2007
  • Drug Endangered Children, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Drug Court Interview, Chula Vista Police Department Street Team, 2007
  • Drug Recognition Expert Recertification, California Highway Patrol, 2007
  • Drug Recognition Expert Update, California Highway Patrol, 2007
  • 80 Hours Narcotics Investigations Certification, United States Department of Justice-Drug Enforcement Agency, 2006
  • Drug Cartels, Drug Enforcement Agency-Department of Justice, 2005
  • Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) Law, California Alcohol Beverage Control, 2005
  • Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) Target Responsibility for Alcohol Connected Emergencies (TRACE) Training, California Beverage Control, 2005
  • 8 Hours Driving Under the Influence – Trial Procedures, San Diego Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Standardize Field Sobriety, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2005
  • 40 Hours Drug Recognition Expert Re-Certification/Field Evaluations, California Highway Patrol, 2002
  • 80 Hours Drug Recognition Expert Classroom Course, California Highway Patrol, 2002
  • Intoximeters EC/IR Operator, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, 2000
  • 24 Hour Drug and Alcohol Recognition, Palm Springs Police Department, California Narcotics Officers Association, 2000
  • 32 Hour Driving Under the Influence Seminar, San Diego Regional Law Enforcement Training Center, 1999

Critical Incident/Emergency Management:

  • Critical Incident Management, National Training Concepts, 2019
  • Critical Incident Management for Patrol Personnel, National Training Concepts, 2019
  • Tactical Communications, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2019
  • Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department, 2019
  • Communication: Keeping Your Edge, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2018
  • Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department, 2017
  • Critical Incident Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2017
  • Mobile Field Force Command Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2017
  • Multiple Assault Counterterrorism Action Capabilities (MACTAC), Chula Vista Police Department SWAT, 2017
  • Crisis Intervention Behavioral Health Training Field Training Officer, La Mesa Police Department, 2017
  • Communications: Keeping Your Edge, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2016
  • Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department, 2015
  • Mobile Field Force Strategies, Chula Vista Police Department, 2014
  • Active Shooter Training and Response, Chula Vista Police Department SWAT, 2012
  • Communication: Keeping Your Edge, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2012
  • Threat Hazard Recognition and Emergency Action Training for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive Incidents (THREAT 8 Training) (Level C Personal Protective Equipment) Course Practical Exercise, Chula Vista Police Department, 2012, 2014, 2018
  • Psychological Emergency Response Team Legal/Treatment Update/UOP Presentation, California Police Officer and Standards, 2012
  • Officer Rescue, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2010
  • Biohazard Response Respirator, Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Level C (Personal Protective Equipment) Refresher, Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Level C Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT), Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Blood Borne Pathogens, Chula Vista Police Department Forensics Lab, 2010
  • Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department SWAT, 2010
  • Tactical Communications, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2010
  • Chemical Agent Training, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2009
  • Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department SWAT, 2009
  • Pepperball Training and Tactics, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2009
  • Mobile Field Force Formations and Close Order Drill, San Diego Sheriff’s Office, 2008
  • Hazardous Materials / Weapons of Mass Destruction Instruction Certification for Trainers, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2008
  • 16 Hours Advanced Incident Command System for Complex Incidents (ICS400), Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • 16 Hours Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents (ICS-300), Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Mobile Field Force Formations with Motors, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Mobile Field Force Philosophy, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Tactical Communications, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2007
  • Terrorism Awareness, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 2007
  • 20 Hours Occupation Safety Health and Administration (OSHA), Respirator Regulations and Fit Testing, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2007
  • 24 Hours National Incident Management System/Standardize Emergency Management System Train the Trainer, California Office of Emergency Services, 2006
  • Mobile Field Force- Tactics & Intelligence on Emerging Civil Unrest Concerns, Chula Vista Police Department, 2006
  • Unlawful Assembly, Chula Vista Police Department, 2006
  • Psychiatric Emergency Response Team (PERT) Update for Patrol, San Diego County Health and Human Services, 2005
  • Mobile Field Force Vehicle Operations/Shield Tactic, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Mobile Field Force Duffy Town, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Mobile Field Force Officer Rescues, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Mobile Field Force Chemical Agent Training, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Mobile Field Force Legal Issues, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Chemical Agent Training, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2005
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction / Law Enforcement Field Response Level C, Chula Vista Police Department, 2005
  • Bomb Recognition, San Diego Sheriff’s Office, 2005
  • 12 Hours Mobile Field Force Recertification and Configuration, Chula Vista Police Department, 2005
  • 8 Hours Terrorism for First Responders, San Diego Regional Training Center, 2005
  • 16 Hours Weapons of Mass Destruction/Terrorism and Law Enforcement Response (LERT), San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, 2005
  • Law Enforcement Response to Terrorism (LERT), California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2005
  • Officer Involved Shootings, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • 16 Hour Active Shooter Response, Chula Vista Police Department, 2004
  • 20 Hour Mobile Field Force Training, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, 2004
  • Mobile Field Force Civil Unrest, Chula Vista PD Mobile Field Force, 2004
  • Regional Composite Platoon, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, 2003
  • Hostage & Suicide in Schools, San Diego Sheriff’s Office, 2002
  • 8 Hours Officer Involved Shooting, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2002
  • 8 Hours Crisis Response Team, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, 2001
  • 16 Hour Training the Trainer – Weapons of Mass Destruction, San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, 2001
  • 16 Hours Law Enforcement Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction Awareness, Chula Vista Police Department, 2001
  • Building Entries & Room Searches, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2000

Use of Force and De-escalation:

  • De-Escalation Training, San Diego County District Attorney’s Office, 2020
  • Arrest and Control (ARSTCTL), Chula Vista Police Department, 2019
  • Less Lethal Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2019
  • Taser Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2019
  • Managing Implicit Bias, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2019
  • Arrest and Control, Chula Vista Police Department, 2018
  • Arrest and Control (ARSTCTL), Chula Vista Police Department, 2018
  • Arrest and Control/De-Escalation, Chula Vista Police Department, 2017
  • Patrol Rifle Tactical Concepts, Chula Vista Police Department, 2017
  • Axon 1-Body Worn Cameras, Chula Vista Police Department, 2015
  • Multiple Assault Counterterrorism Action Capabilities (MACTAC), Chula Vista Police Department, 2015
  • Less Lethal Launchers, Chula Vista Police Department, 2014 Officer Safety Hot Calls, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2014
  • Defensive Arrest and Control Tactics, Chula Vista Police Department, 2012
  • Firearms, Chula Vista Police Department, 2012
  • Arrest and Control (ARSTCTL), Chula Vista Police Department, 2012
  • Defensive Tactics (DETAC) Arrest and Control, Chula Vista Police Department, 2011
  • Taser Legal Update, Chula Vista Police Department, 2011
  • Firearms Range, Chula Vista Police Department, 2011
  • Arrest and Control (ARSTCTL), Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Oleoresin Capsicum (Pepper Spray) Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Force Options Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Bean Bag Shotgun Tactical, Chula Vista Police Department, 2010
  • Electronic Weapons, Chula Vista Police Department, 2009
  • Orcutt Police Nunchaku (OPN) Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2009
  • Maximum Restraint Chair Placement Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2009
  • Less Lethal Recertification, Chula Vista Police Department Mobile Field Force, 2008
  • Carotid Restraint Control Hold Including Variation Grip, Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Airsoft Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Tactical Firearms POST, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2008
  • Defensive Tactics Training/Close Quarter Gun Fighting Tactics Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Orcutt Police Nunchaku (OPN) Recertification, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Driving/Force Option, San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, 2007
  • Arrest and Control (ARSTCTL), Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Defensive Tactics - Handcuffing and Pat Down Procedures, Chula Vista Police Department, 2005
  • Officer Involved Shootings, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Firearms Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2005
  • Driver Training Simulation Course, San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, 2004
  • Firearms Training-Combat Shooting, Chula Vista Police Department, 2004
  • 8 Hours Officer Involved Shooting, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2002
  • Taser Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2001
  • Deadly Force, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 1999

Investigative Education:

  • High Tech Crimes, Chula Vista Police Department, 2018
  • Human Trafficking, Regional Human Trafficking Task Force, 2017
  • Axon 1-Body Worn Cameras, Chula Vista Police Department, 2015
  • Domestic Violence: It’s Your Call (Volume 1), California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2014
  • Officer Safety Hot Calls, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2014
  • Domestic Violence: It’s Your Call (Volume 2), California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2014
  • Domestic Violence, Chula Vista Police Department Family Protection Unit, 2011
  • Electronic Surveillance Protocols and Procedures Wiretaps, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2009
  • Victims of Violence: A Guide to Help Bring Justice, Chula Vista Police Department, 2009
  • Pimping and Pandering, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, 2008
  • Parole Law Enforcement Automated Data Systems (LEADS) Menu Class, Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Human Trafficking, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2008
  • Teen Relationship Violence, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Domestic Violence for the First Responder, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2007
  • DNA Awareness Training, San Diego Sheriff’s Laboratory, 2007
  • Plain Clothes Assignments, Chula Vista Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, 2007
  • Solid Investigations and Thorough Documentation; Tactics for Patrol, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2007
  • Auto Theft Investigations, San Diego Regional Auto Theft Task Force, 2007
  • Adult Protective Services, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Online Crime Reporting, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Investigations Sexual Assault Cases, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Criminal Law Standard-Crawford vs Washington-Hearsay Evidence, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Comprehensive Search and Seizure, Grossmont College, 2006
  • Comprehensive Search and Seizure, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2005
  • 8 Hours Domestic Violence Documentation, San Diego Regional Training Center, 2005
  • Domestic Violence Response Team Legislation, District Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Homicide & Crimes of Violence, Chula Vista Police Department Crimes of Violence, 2005
  • Property and Evidence Procedures, Chula Vista Police Department, 2005
  • Pawn Licensing, San Diego Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs, San Diego Sheriff’s Office, 2005
  • Child Abduction/Team Policing, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Computer and Technology Crime High Tech Task Force (C.A.T.C.H.)Team, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2005
  • Internet Security, Chula Vista Police Department, 2004
  • Juvenile Procedures, San Diego Juvenile Probation, 2003
  • Asset Seizure, Chula Vista Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, 2003
  • Gangs, Chula Vista Police Department Street Team, 2003
  • Digital Camera, Chula Vista Police Department, 2003
  • Bad Checks, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2003
  • Interviewing for First Responders, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2003
  • Financial Crimes, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2001
  • California Law Enforcement Training Services Training (CLETS), Chula Vista Police Department, 2001
  • Gang/Information for Patrol Officers, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2000

Community Policing:

  • Racial Profiling, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2018
  • Mandatory 5-Year Racial Profiling Update, Chula Vista Police Department, 2014
  • Racial Profiling Introduction, Chula Vista Police Department, 2014
  • Section 8/Housing Authority, Housing Urban Development, 2008
  • Job Corp, Job Corp of America, 2008
  • Cultural Guide Arab American Communities, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2004
  • Racial Profiling, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2003
  • Homeless, Chula Vista Police Department Street Team, 2003
  • 8 Hours Cultural Awareness, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 2002
  • 8 Hours Cultural Diversity-Tools for Tolerance, Museum of Tolerance, 2002

Emergency Vehicles and Pursuits:

  • Emergency Vehicle Operation and Control (EVOC) Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2018
  • Driving Course, Chula Vista Police Department, 2015
  • Emergency Vehicle Operation and Control (EVOC) Driving, Chula Vista Police Department, 2013
  • Officer Driver Awareness with Driving Skills, California Police Officer Training and Standards, 2012
  • Driver Awareness, California Police Officers Standard and Training, 2008
  • Vehicle Pursuit Training California Senate Bill 719, Chula Vista Police Department, 2007
  • Traffic Collisions and Railroad Crossings, California Police Officer Standards and Training, R.R. Burl, 2007
  • Vehicle Codes as a Tool, California Police Officer Standards and Training, 1999

Additional Police Procedures:

  • Sworn Ethics for Law Enforcement Personnel, California Police Officers Standards and Training, 2011
  • Legal Updates in Patrol, Chula Vista Police Department, 2009
  • Ethics/Character Training, Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Citizen Advisory Support Team (CAST) Overview, Chula Vista Police Department, 2008
  • Target Safe City Project Update, San Diego Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Courtroom Survival, San Diego District Attorney’s Office, 2003
  • Domestic Violence Response Team/ Family Protection Unit, Chula Vista Police Department, 2003

Professional Memberships

California Narcotics Officer Association
California Police Officers Association
Chula Vista Police Officers Association
International Chiefs of Police Associations (IACP)

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