Roy Taylor

Qualifications Summary

Professional law enforcement manager with over 37 years of experience in a wide-range of federal, state, local and private criminal justice positions.  Areas of expertise include: training; Use of force & firearms instruction; anti-terrorism, operation security, force protection, recruiting, selection and assignment; employee supervision, evaluation and retention; curriculum development; policies and procedures design and implementation; physical security, canine utilization; budgeting; public relations; emergency management.

Professional Experience

• Chief of Police Blue Ridge Public Safety – 4/2014 to Present

• Litigation Consultant 12/2013 to Present

• President/CEO  Signal 88 Security of Charlotte – 7/2012 to Present

• President/CEO  Capitol Special Patrol – 2/2012 to Present

• Chief of Police Capitol Special Police – 8/2002 to Present

• Lt. Colonel – Army National Guard – 3/2000 to Present

• Antiterrorism/Emergency Management Branch Chief DoD – 4/2007to 4/2014

• Task Force Officer FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force  – 10/2007 to 6/2011

• Chief of Police National Geospatial Intelligence Agency – 3/2006 to 2/2007

• Emergency Response Coordinator Weston Solutions @ Nortel – 2/2000 to 6/2005

• Chief of Police Dorothea Dix Hospital Police – 11/1998 to 11/1999

• Manager of External Affairs NC Governor’s Highway Safety – 3/98 to 11/1998

• Chief of Police Liberty, NC - 9/1997 to 12/1997

• Chief of Police Norwood, NC - 4/1996 to 9/1997

• Chief of Police Bladenboro, NC - 2/1994 to 4/1996

• Deputy Sheriff K-9 Wake County Sheriff’s Office - 11/1990 to 2/1994

• Law Enforcement Specialized Instructor Wake Technical College 2/1990 to 12/2003

• Police Officer Special Operations/K9 Cary, NC – 7/1986 to 11/1990
• Fire Fighter/EMT Sandusky, OH -6/1984 to 6/1986

Military

• Force Protection Officer US Forces Command, Ft. Bragg, NC 6/2017 - Present

• Deputy Asst. Adj. General Personnel & Manpower, VA National Guard 10/16 – 5/2017

• Provost Marshal Joint Civil Support Task Force, Joint Chiefs of Staff –7/2014 to 9/2016

• Provost Marshal, VA Army National Guard, Joint Forces Headquarters, Sandston, VA
   5/2010-6/2014

• Company Commander, VA Army National Guard, 329th Regional Support Group, Virginia Beach,
   VA 23451, 2/2008-5/2010

• Executive Officer, VA Army National Guard, Joint Forces Headquarters, Ft. Pickett,
   VA 7/2006 – 2/2008

• Platoon Leader, NC Army National Guard, Jefferson, NC. Active Duty in support of Operation Iraqi
   Freedom 1/15/2004 to 4/10/2005

• Host Nation Transportation Officer, NC Army National Guard, Durham, NC 9/2002-12/2003

• Counter Intelligence Agent, NC Army National Guard, Morrisville, NC 4/2000-3/2001

• Security Police/Explosive Detection Dog Handler, USAF Ellsworth AFB, SD 2/80-5/82

Education

• Ph.D Candidate, Criminal Justice and Public Policy, Walden University, MD

• Master of Science Occupational Safety, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 2003

• Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice, Mount Olive College, Mt. Olive, NC 1997

• Command and General Staff College, US Army, Fort Leavenworth, KS 2014

Certifications

• NC Law Enforcement Officer, Advanced Certificate

• NC Criminal Justice Instructor Certification (firearms, physical fitness, hazardous materials & first
   responder)

• NC Private Protective Services, Armed and Unarmed Guard Instructor

• TASER Instructor

• VA Private Investigator

• VA Department of Criminal Justice Services Instructor (Special Conservator, Firearms, Armed and
   Unarmed Guard)

• Physical Security Inspector, Department of Defense

• Certified Homeland Security Specialist III, American College of Forensic Examiners International

• Certified Manager, Institute of Professional Managers

• Command & General Staff - Complex Incident Management IS 400

Affiliations

• President – Company Police Association of North Carolina

• Member – Community Policing Board, International Assoc of Chiefs’ of Police

• Chairman – Business, Education and Technical Support Committee, Wake Co. Local Emergency
   Planning Committee

• Member – Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police

• Member - North Carolina Chiefs of Police Association

• Member - International Association of Chiefs of Police

• Member – American Society for Industrial Security Member – Professional Investigators and
   Security Association

Publications

• Taylor, R.G. Summer 1997. “Ethically Correct.” The Journal, The Voice of Law Enforcement 35-39.

• Taylor, R.G. Mar/Apr 1998. “Creating an Ethical Atmosphere.” Community Policing
   Consortium 3-5.

• Taylor, R.G. & Tucker, M. Oct 2015. “Action Always Beats Reaction – Or Does It”. International Law
   Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association Journal 7-9.

Criminal Justice Consulting

• WTVD Channel 11 Raleigh, NC

• WSB-TV Channel 2 Atlanta, GA

• News & Observer Raleigh, NC

Litigation Services

• Kentucky

• Florida

• Ohio

• Maine

• Nevada

• North Carolina

• South Carolina

• Virginia

Awards and Recognitions

• National Community Policing Award, National League of Cities (1997)

• Law Enforcement Leadership Award, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (1995)

• Law Enforcement Officer of the year for State of NC, Veterans of Foreign Wars (1995)

• Governor’s Crime Prevention Award (1994)

• Honor Graduate, Basic Law Enforcement Training, NC Justice Academy (1986)

• Honor Graduate, Fire Fighter Academy, Ohio Fire Training Academy (1984)

• Honor Graduate, Security Police Academy, USAF (1979)

• Bronze Star Medal with Valor device, US Army (2005)

• Meritorious Service Medal, US Army (2005)

• Defense Meritorious Service Medal, US Dept of Defense (2016)

Training

• Advanced Force Science Specialist Certification, Force Science Institute (2017)
• Force Science Certification, Force Science Institute (2016)
• Firearms Instructor Conference, Int. Assoc. of LE Firearms Instructors (2015)
• Incident Command and Emergency Operations Center Interface, VDEM (2013)
• Predictive Analysis, VA State Police (2013)
• IS 400 General & Command Staff Complex Incident Management, FEMA (2013)
• Defense Support of Civil Authorities, Joint Doctrine Command (2013)
• IS 800 National Response Framework, FEMA (2012)
• IS 700 National Incident Management System, FEMA (2012)
• Basic Army Instructor, Regional Training Institute (2012)
• Bomb-Making Materials Awareness Program, DHS, (2011)
• Antiterrorism Officer Course (recertification), US Army Military Police School (2011)
• IS 100 Introduction to Incident Command, FEMA (2011)
• Taser Instructor recertification, Taser International (2011)
• Counterterrorism Course, FBI, Charlottesville, VA (2010)
• Outlaw Motorcycle Gang & Juggalo awareness, VA Gang Association (2010)
• Counterfeit Goods, VA Attorney General’s Office (2009)
• Special Agent Course, VA State Police (2008)
• Operations Security Officer Course, HQ Dept. of Army, Ft. Belvoir, VA (2008)
• Advanced Criminal Intelligence Analysis to Prevent Terrorism, DHS (2008)
• Survival Awareness In-Service, FBI Academy, Quantico, VA (2007)
• Strategic Islamic Source Development, FBI Professional Development Unit (2007)
• Counterintelligence Asset Development and Validation, FBI (2007)
• Security Engineering Training, US Army Corps of Engineers, Ft. Belvoir (2007)
• Physical Security Inspector, National Guard Bureau, Professional Ed Ctr. AR (2007)
• Anti-terrorism Officer Advanced Course, US Army MP School, Ft. Leonard Wood (2007)
• Anti-terrorism Officer Basic Course, US Army MP School, Ft. Leonard Wood (2007)
• Federal Law Enforcement Manager Training Program, FLETC Glynco, GA (2006)
• Police Law Institute, Durham Technical College (2005)
• Instructor Training Update, NC Justice Academy (2005)
• Taser Instructor Training, Taser International (2005)
• In-Service Training Coordinator, NC Justice Academy (2005)
• Advanced Firearms Training, Wake Technical Community College (2003)
• Emergency Response to Terrorism, Incident Mngmnt, National Fire Academy (2001)
• Tactical Pistol II, Blackwater Training Center (2001)
• Hazardous Materials Emergency Operations, Environmental Resource Center (2000)
• Specialized Physical Fitness Training Update, NC Justice Academy (2000)
• Explosive and Hazardous Material Instructor Update, Wilson Community College (2000)
• Patrol Techniques Update, Wake Technical Community College (2000)
• Regional Firearms Training Conference, International Assoc of Law Enforcement Firearms

 Instructors (2000)
• Criminal Intelligence Analysis Techniques, Wake Technical Community College (1999)
• Alcohol Screening Tests Device, NC Dept of Health & Human Services (1999)
• Juvenile Sex Offenders, NC Prof Society on the Abuse of Children (1999)
• Drug, Alcohol & Impaired Driving Training, Intl Assoc. of Chiefs of Police (1998)
• Executive Seminar, Natl Assoc. of Governors’ Highway Safety Representatives (1998)
• NHTSA Safe Communities, U.S. Dept of Transportation (1998)
• Community Policing Instructor, US Department of Justice (1997)
• Internal Affairs Training, Law Enforcement Training Ctr Western Piedmont College (1997)
• Firearms Recertification Long Gun, Randolph Community College (1997)
• Glock Armorer’s Course, Wake Co. Sheriff’s Dept. (1997)
• Counter Drug Investigation, US Army Military Police School (1995)
• Orientation for Law Enforcement Administrators (1995)
• Search Warrant Training, NC Justice Academy (1995)
• Police Cyclist Course, Robeson Community College (1995)
• High Risk Dynamic Entry Tactics, South Eastern Community College (1995)
• High Risk Apprehensions, South Eastern Community College (1995)
• Hostage Rescue Pistol Training, Singleton International (1995)
• Law Enforcement Executive Management Program, NC Institute of Government (1995)
• Computer Networking, Law Enforcement Executive Program (1995)
• PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor Training, Robeson Community College (1994)
• PPCT Defensive Tactics, Bladen Community College (1994)
• Community Oriented Policing Training, US Dept of Justice (1994)
• O.C. Pepper Spray Instructor, Bladen Community College (1994)
• First-Line Supervision, Wake Technical Community College (1993)
• Courtroom Security, NC Justice Academy (1993)
• Defensive Tactics, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
• ASP Baton/Tactical Flashlight, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
• Officer Survival, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
• Civil Process and Supplemental Custody Procedures, Wake Co. Sheriff’s Office (1991)
• Field Training Officer, NC Justice Academy (1990)
• Law Enforcement Instructor Training, NC Justice Academy (1990)

P.O. Box 266

Newberry, SC 29108

 

(919) 697-1995