• Qualifications Summary

    Professional law enforcement manager with 30 years of experience in a wide-range of federal, state, local and private criminal justice positions. Areas of expertise include: training; recruiting, selection and assignment; employee supervision, evaluation and retention; curriculum development; policies and procedures design and implementation; canine utilization; budgeting; public relations; emergency management.

  • Professional Experience

    • Litigation Consultant 12/2013 to Present

    • Antiterrorism/Emergency Management Branch Chief Dept of Defense – 4/2007– Pres

    • 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

    • Major – Provost Marshal, Army National Guard – 3/2000 to Present

    • 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

    • Provost Marshal, VA Army National Guard, Joint Forces Headquarters, Sandston, VA


    • 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

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

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

  • 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


    • 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 – Durham Downtown Rotary Club

    • 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.

  • Awards and Recognitions

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

    • Meritorious Service Medal, US Army (2005)

    • 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)

  • Training

    24-Hour Incident Command and Emergency Operations Center Interface, VDEM (2013)
    16-Hour Predictive Analysis, VA State Police (2013)
    24-Hour IS 400 General & Command Staff Complex Incident Management, FEMA (2013)
    40-Hour Defense Support of Civil Authorities, Joint Doctrine Command (2013)
    8-Hour IS 800 National Response Framework, FEMA (2012)
    8-Hour IS 700 National Incident Management System, FEMA (2012)
    40-Hour Basic Army Instructor, Regional Training Institute (2012)
    8-Hour Bomb-Making Materials Awareness Program, DHS, (2011)
    40-Hour Antiterrorism Officer Course (recertification), US Army Military Police School (2011)
    8-Hour IS 100 Introduction to Incident Command, FEMA (2011)
    16-Hour Taser Instructor recertification, Taser International (2011)
    22-Hour Counterterrorism Course, FBI, Charlottesville, VA (2010)
    8-Hour Outlaw Motorcycle Gang & Juggalo awareness, VA Gang Association (2010)
    6-Hour Counterfeit Goods, VA Attorney General’s Office (2009)
    40-Hour Special Agent Course, VA State Police (2008)
    24-Hour Operations Security Officer Course, HQ Dept. of Army, Ft. Belvoir, VA (2008)
    40-Hour Advanced Criminal Intelligence Analysis to Prevent Terrorism, DHS (2008)
    40-Hour Survival Awareness In-Service, FBI Academy, Quantico, VA (2007)
    8-Hour Strategic Islamic Source Development, FBI Professional Development Unit (2007)
    8-Hour Counterintelligence Asset Development and Validation, FBI (2007)
    34-Hour Security Engineering Training, US Army Corps of Engineers, Ft. Belvoir (2007)
    80-Hour Physical Security Inspector, National Guard Bureau, Professional Ed Ctr. AR (2007)
    40-Hour Anti-terrorism Officer Advanced Course, US Army MP School, Ft. Leonard Wood (2007)
    40-Hour Anti-terrorism Officer Basic Course, US Army MP School, Ft. Leonard Wood (2007)
    80-Hour Federal Law Enforcement Manager Training Program, FLETC Glynco, GA (2006)
    80-Hour Police Law Institute, Durham Technical College (2005)
    8-Hour Instructor Training Update, NC Justice Academy (2005)
    16-Hour Taser Instructor Training, Taser International (2005)
    3-Hour In-Service Training Coordinator, NC Justice Academy (2005)
    8-Hour Advanced Firearms Training, Wake Technical Community College (2003)
    48-Hour Emergency Response to Terrorism, Incident Mngmnt, National Fire Academy (2001)
    16-Hour Tactical Pistol II, Blackwater Training Center (2001)
    24-Hour Hazardous Materials Emergency Operations, Environmental Resource Center (2000)
    8-Hour Specialized Physical Fitness Training Update, NC Justice Academy (2000)
    4-Hour Explosive and Hazardous Material Instructor Update, Wilson Community College (2000)
    4-Hour Patrol Techniques Update, Wake Technical Community College (2000)
    16-Hour Regional Firearms Training Conference, International Assoc of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (2000)
    16-Hour Criminal Intelligence Analysis Techniques, Wake Technical Community College (1999)
    8-Hour Alcohol Screening Tests Device, NC Dept of Health & Human Services (1999)
    6-Hour Juvenile Sex Offenders, NC Prof Society on the Abuse of Children (1999)
    32-Hour Drug, Alcohol & Impaired Driving Training, Intl Assoc. of Chiefs of Police (1998)
    40-Hour Executive Seminar, Natl Assoc. of Governors’ Highway Safety Representatives (1998)
    32-Hour NHTSA Safe Communities, U.S. Dept of Transportation (1998)
    40-Hour Community Policing Instructor, US Department of Justice (1997)
    8-Hour Internal Affairs Training, Law Enforcement Training Ctr Western Piedmont College (1997)
    10-Hour Firearms Recertification Long Gun, Randolph Community College (1997)
    8-Hour Glock Armorer’s Course, Wake Co. Sheriff’s Dept. (1997)
    40-Hour Counter Drug Investigation, US Army Military Police School (1995)
    5-Hour Orientation for Law Enforcement Administrators (1995)
    15-Hour Search Warrant Training, NC Justice Academy (1995)
    32-Hour Police Cyclist Course, Robeson Community College (1995)
    20-Hour High Risk Dynamic Entry Tactics, South Eastern Community College (1995)
    24-Hour High Risk Apprehensions, South Eastern Community College (1995)
    24-Hour Hostage Rescue Pistol Training, Singleton International (1995)
    100-Hour Law Enforcement Executive Management Program, NC Institute of Government (1995)
    4-Hour Computer Networking, Law Enforcement Executive Program (1995)
    40-Hour PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor Training, Robeson Community College (1994)
    8-Hour PPCT Defensive Tactics, Bladen Community College (1994)
    24-Hour Community Oriented Policing Training, US Dept of Justice (1994)
    4-Hour O.C. Pepper Spray Instructor, Bladen Community College (1994)
    40-Hour First-Line Supervision, Wake Technical Community College (1993)
    8-Hour Courtroom Security, NC Justice Academy (1993)
    12-Hour Defensive Tactics, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
    12-Hour ASP Baton/Tactical Flashlight, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
    42-Hour Officer Survival, Wake Technical Community College (1992)
    40-Hour Civil Process and Supplemental Custody Procedures, Wake Co. Sheriff’s Office (1991)
    72-Hour Field Training Officer, NC Justice Academy (1990)
    80-Hour Law Enforcement Instructor Training, NC Justice Academy (1990)
    40-Hour Defensive and Precision Driving, NC Highway Patrol (1990)
    40-Hour Computerized Speed Detection-Radar, Wake Technical Community College (1987)
    40-Hour Drug Investigation, Wilson County Technical College (1987)
    40-Hour Basic Criminal Investigation, Wilson County Technical College (1987)
    450-Hour Basic Law Enforcement Officer Training, NC Justice Academy (1986) Honor Graduate
    360-Hour Ohio Peace Officer Training, Cleveland Metro Parks Ranger Academy (1984)
    280-Hour Patrol Dog Explosive Detection Course, US Air Force (1980)
    335-Hour Patrol Dog Handler Course, US Air Force (1980)
    308-Hour Law Enforcement Specialist Course (1979)

9650 Strickland Rd. Suite 103-176

Raleigh, NC 27615


(919) 697-1995

Roy Taylor