Police Sergeant in Hawthorne California. I served as a Fellow in the Office of Community Policing in Washington DC, Veteran of Operation Desert Storm with the 101st Airborne Division. I publish about community policing and current police and social issues. I am also Former Host of the Hungry Detective on the Food Network, was a Judge on Iron Chef America and I love to write about food and travel too. I am a "Hockey Dad" and am married with two boys. Proud member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity.