Chris spent most of his 32-year law enforcement career as a lead criminal investigator or supervising complex criminal investigations. His command of the Internal Affairs Bureau, Robbery Section, Sexual Assault, Counter Terrorism Section, Gangs/Vice Bureau, Narcotics Section, and the Criminal Intelligence Section demonstrates his diverse investigative background. His on-the-ground participation in covert investigations for high-profile homicides, robberies, fraud, political corruption, violent extremism, and management of aggressive behavior combined with his leadership positions culminate a unique perspective and reliable foundation for private investigative work.
In 2017, shortly after the 1 October massacre, Chris was appointed by Sheriff Lombardo Lombardo to Chief of Detectives. Chris implemented the successful Major Case Protocol – a fresh and innovative way to assign resources ensuring investigations were conducted on a 24/7 basis The new case protocol created a sense of urgency and increased accountability within the department. Chris’ Major Case Protocol significantly boosted criminal apprehensions, which correlated with a 96-percent increase in the case clearance rate for murders.
Chris has decades of experience in confidential investigations, resolving issues, building professional networks, and developing effective relationships that will be incredibly valuable to his clients.