Joseph Pangaro is a highly decorated retired Police Lieutenant, Criminal Investigator, Hostage/Crisis Negotiator and Master Trainer. He served his community for 27 years, retiring in 2013 to take on the role of Director of School Safety and Security for a large School district in Central NJ. In this capacity Director Pangaro upgraded all aspects of safety and security for the district and provided state of the art training to all staff members.
In addition to his experience in law enforcement and the schools Mr. Pangaro is also an award winning writer, instructor, and public speaker. His articles on police work, safety issues, criminal investigations, terrorism and many other topics appear in numerous publications in the US and other countries.
Crime and Punishment, Safety and Security, Terrorism, Workplace Violence, School Shootings, Investigations, and Corruption are all a part of our lives.