Roy Taylor's Resume

Professional Experience

 

  • Chief of Police Blue Ridge Public Safety– Present

  • Litigation Consultant – Present

  • Chief of Police Capitol Special Police – Present

  • Lt. Colonel – Army Reserve – 6/17 to Present

  • President/CEO Signal 88 Security of Charlotte

  • President/CEO Capitol Special Patrol

  • Lt. Colonel – Army National Guard

  • Antiterrorism/Emergency Management Branch ChiefDoD

  • Task Force Officer FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force

  • Chief of Police National Geospatial Intelligence Agency 

  • Emergency Response Coordinator Weston Solutions @ Nortel

  • Chief of Police Dorothea Dix Hospital Police

  • Manager of External Affairs NC Governor’s Highway Safety

  • Chief of Police Liberty, NC

  • Chief of Police Norwood, NC

  • Chief of Police Bladenboro, NC

  • Deputy SheriffK-9 Wake County Sheriff’s Office

  • Law Enforcement Specialized Instructor Wake Technical College

  • Police Officer Special Operations/K9 Cary, NC

  • Fire Fighter/EMT Sandusky, OH

Military

  • State Emergency Planning Liaison Officer, North Carolina ARNORTH CMD Present

  • Detachment Commander138th MP Det. (TDRC), Ft. Bragg, NC 

  • Detachment Commander346th MP Det. (DCL), Nashville, TN 

  • Force Protection OfficerUS Forces Command, Ft. Bragg, NC 

  • Deputy Asst. Adj. General Personnel & Manpower, VA National Guard

  • Provost Marshal Joint Civil Support Task Force, Joint Chiefs of Staff 

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

  • Company Commander,VA Army National Guard, 329th Regional Support Group, Virginia Beach, VA 

  • Executive Officer,VA Army National Guard, Joint Forces Headquarters, Ft. Pickett, VA 

  • Platoon Leader, NC Army National Guard, Jefferson, NC. Active Duty in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom

  • Host Nation Transportation Officer, NC Army National Guard, Durham, NC 

  • Counter Intelligence Agent, NC Army National Guard, Morrisville, NC 

  • Security Police/Explosive Detection Dog Handler, USAF Ellsworth AFB, SD 

Certifications

  • Integrate Communications and Tactics, Train the Trainer, Police Executive Research Forum

  • Mental Health First Aid, National Council for Behavioral Health

  • Crisis Intervention Team, National Alliance of Mental Illness

  • Advanced Force Science Specialist, Force Science Institute 

  • 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

  • NC Concealed Handgun 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

  • Intermediate Emergency Medical Technician

  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Instructor, American Heart Association 

Education

  • PhD, Criminal Justice, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN

  • Master of Philosophy Criminal Justice, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN 2020

  • 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

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.

Affiliations

  • Member – NC Crisis Intervention Team Advisory Board

  • Member – Meredith College Master’s in Criminal Justice Advisory Board 

  • 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 – Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge 81

  • Member – International Association of Chiefs of Police

  • Member – International Law Enforcement Trainers & Educators Association

  • Member – International Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Association

  • Member – American Society for Industrial Security

  • Member – Professional Investigators and Security Association

  • Member – American Legion, Post 187

  • Member – Rotary Club, Paul Harris Fellow

Awards and Recognition

 

  • National Community Policing Award, National League of Cities

  • Law Enforcement Leadership Award, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers

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

  • Governor’s Crime Prevention Award

  • Honor Graduate, Basic Law Enforcement Training, NC Justice Academy

  • Honor Graduate, Fire Fighter Academy, Ohio Fire Training Academy 

  • Honor Graduate, Security Police Academy, USAF 

  • Bronze Star Medal with Valor device, US Army 

  • Meritorious Service Medal, US Army 

  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal, US Dept. of Defense

Training

  • Integrate Communications and Tactics, Train the Trainer, PERF (2020)

  • Combat Veteran’s Crisis Intervention Team, National Alliance of Mental Illness (2019)

  • Mental Health First Aid, USA, National Council for Behavioral Health (2019)

  • CIT International Training Conference (2019)

  • Crisis Intervention Team, National Alliance of Mental Illness (2019)

  • 1911 Armorers Course, Springfield Armory (2019)

  • International Assoc. of Law Enforcement Firearms Regional Trng Conference (2019)

  • 2018 NC General Instructor Update: Instructional Leadership, NC Justice Academy

  • International Assoc. of Law Enforcement Firearms Regional Trng Conference (2018)

  • Body Worn Cameras and other recordings used in law enforcement, Force Science Institute (2018)

  • Principals of Training, Learning, and Performance, Force Science Institute (2018)

  • Communication Skills with Persons in Crisis – De-escalation Techniques, NCJA (2018)

  • Mass Fatalities Planning & Response, FEMA (2017)

  • Advanced Specialist Behavior Analysis in Force Encounters, 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)

  • Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings, New Mexico Tech. (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)

  • NC Law Enforcement Specialized Firearms Instructor Certification (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)

  • NCJA Officer Survival Instructor Certification (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)

  • NC Law Enforcement Specialized Physical Fitness Instructor (1994)

  • 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)

  • NC Limited Lecturer Certification, First Aid, CPR, & Medical Care in the Jail (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)

  • NC Specialized First Responder Instructor (1990)

  • Law Enforcement Instructor Training, NC Justice Academy (1990)

  • Defensive and Precision Driving, NC Highway Patrol (1990)

  • Patrol/Narcotics Canine Training, Triad K9 (1988)

  • Computerized Speed Detection-Radar, Wake Technical Community College (1987)

  • Drug Investigation, Wilson County Technical College (1987)

  • Basic Criminal Investigation, Wilson County Technical College (1987)

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

  • Ohio Peace Officer Training, Cleveland Metro Parks Ranger Academy (1984)

  • Ohio Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (1982)

  • National Registered Emergency Medical Technician – Intermediate (1981)

  • Patrol Dog Explosive Detection Course, US Air Force (1980)

  • Patrol Dog Handler Course, US Air Force (1980)

  • Law Enforcement Specialist Course (1979)

 

  • National Community Policing Award, National League of Cities

  • Law Enforcement Leadership Award, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers

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

  • Governor’s Crime Prevention Award

  • Honor Graduate, Basic Law Enforcement Training, NC Justice Academy

  • Honor Graduate, Fire Fighter Academy, Ohio Fire Training Academy 

  • Honor Graduate, Security Police Academy, USAF 

  • Bronze Star Medal with Valor device, US Army 

  • Meritorious Service Medal, US Army 

  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal, US Dept. of Defense