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Lt Joseph Pangaro, Investigator, Hostage/Crisis Negotiator

Joseph Pangaro is a retired Police Lieutenant from the Township of Ocean, Monmouth County, NJ. During his 27 year career, Lieutenant Pangaro served in many capacities. After nine years as a patrol officer, he was transferred to the detective bureau where he served for 12 years. During that time, Lt. Pangaro prepared and executed hundreds of search warrants, testified in numerous high profile criminal court cases and excelled in the area of criminal investigations including; homicides, sexual assaults, drug crimes, fraud, burglary, juvenile investigations, economic crimes, vice crimes, quality of life crimes and other crimes of violence. He has acted in undercover capacities and worked with numerous local, county, state, and federal agencies. Joseph Pangaro served as a sergeant in the detective bureau, supervising a group of highly motivated and active officers in the unit as well as the “Quality of Life” unit.

🎧 Sacrifice, Service and Chaos

The renewed action of kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem by NFL Players has come front and center again with the start...

🎧 Missing Persons Molly Tibbitts, Trump is Different & Disorder in the Court

Missing persons cases and cold cases have similar qualities, time is of the essence if we are to save a life. The need to...

🎧 Chaos and Anarchy Rule the Day

Have we sown the seeds of our own destruction by allowing chaos and anarchy to take over political and personal discussion? Has Trump Derangement...

The Seeds of Destruction

The book of history provides a clear picture of the future. This might seem like a comment that makes no sense, but if we...

🎧 The Moment America Was Lost

The use of the powerful American intelligence agencies and its resources against a citizen, namely candidate and now President Trump has been revealed. If it...

The Attack on our First Amendment; Freedom of Speech, Must Be Stopped!

A Reason-Rupe survey found that 53 % of people under thirty have a favorable view of socialism and 69% of millennials or generation “Y”...

🎧 Russian Collusion Corruption

The blatant display of government corruption we are seeing in the investigation of “Russian Collusion” reveals an even deeper problem. Our government is in...

🎧 God and Aliens, a Leap of Faith

Life is an amazing gift. Is it all just by chance or it there a God at the controls? People believe in God because...

Can we see the signs of potential violence before it erupts?

The destruction and pain caused by school shootings is lifelong and in some cases will never go away. These are tragic for the individuals...

🎧 Red, White and Blue Radio

The crossroads of the future is at hand. The Supreme Court is at stake and the differences between in how Americans on the left...

What a great tragedy it is for those people who commit such acts…

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A Message to My Fellow Police Officers

There is a moment for every law enforcement officer when the realities of the job hit home; that moment is often when one of...

🎧 The Peril of Illegal Immigration

A look at the growing crisis at the border involving illegal immigrants and a closer look at the motivations of everyone involved, citizens and...

🎧 The Role of Fathers in the Age of Political Correctness

The role of father is in an age of political correctness. The changing role of father’s, as well as how one becomes a father...

🎧 Men and Women, Does it Matter…

In a time of cultural change and role confusion, men and women are trying to adapt to this new paradigm and relate to each...

🎧 Words and Actions Have Meaning

Words have meaning, and what about our personal space? Comments we make can sometimes be offensive and might there be a difference in who...

What is it we want our COPS to do?

In the past few years we have seen several high profile incidents involving police officers and citizens that have come out badly. In the...

🎧 “The Investigation”

For the purposes of this discussion, we will dub this talk “The Investigation”, as folks are pretty fed up with the name Special Counsel Robert...

🎧 Cold Cases and Justice Denied

Cold case crimes and the essence of evidence used to investigate these events. How are warrants obtained and by who. We'll take up the...

🎧 “Another School Tragedy”

The loss of more innocent kids in a school shooting in Texas. Where do we go from here? Fairness in school sports programs by allowing...

The “Integrity” of the Men & Women in Blue

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🎧 Free Speech, Immigration & Being Moderate

The most powerful tool for freedom is the ability to speak your mind and resist any attempt to diminish individual rights. Free Speech can...

🎧 “The Future”

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🎧 Chasing Justice… The Premiere

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Good and Evil Exist

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This Police Officer is Disgusted with the Rule of Law

As a veteran law enforcement officer and a seasoned criminal investigator I have to say I am disgusted by the actions of the top...

Why aren’t we Healing, Lessons and Legacies

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To Speak For Her When She Could Not…

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The 3 Pillars of Survival

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