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About Joe Giacalone

Joe Giacalone is a retired NYPD Sergeant, current Adjunct Professor, media contributor and internationally recognized policing expert. Joe has been on CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, Fox Business News, CBS, NBC, ABC, The Today Show, Good Morning America and many more.

Image Searches for Law Enforcement

Image Searches for Law Enforcement They say a picture is worth a thousand words. For law enforcement investigators, they can be worth a lot more than that. Social media is creating the largest facial recognition software database right under our noses. [...]

Carpenter v. The United States

2018 Joseph L. Giacalone Carpenter v. The United States Tody, The U.S. Supreme Court decided that the police must obtain a search warrant for suspect cell tower information. In a narrow 5-4 decision, the USSC upheld safeguards of the [...]

By | 2018-06-22T22:23:21+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Cell Phone, criminal investigation, Supreme Court, Warrants|

Did the Amber Alert System Criteria Fail?

Did the Amber Alert System Criteria Fail? Coram, NY. Every parent’s worst nightmare came true this week on Long Island. A fire, a missing firearm and, an abducted child and a homicide/suicide in the span of a few hours. Suffolk County [...]

By | 2018-06-08T12:10:22+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Homicide, Joe in the News, TV News|

On the Trail of a Catholic Priest’s Killer

From Wikipedia A Guest Post by: Matt C. Abbott Father Alfred Kunz This year marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Father Alfred Kunz, a priest of the Catholic Diocese of Madison, Wisconsin. Crime Scene: Father Kunz, 67, [...]

By | 2018-06-03T09:26:48+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Cold Case, Homicide, Uncategorized, Unsolved|

NamUs 2.0 Launched

NamUs 2.0 NamUs 2.0 has arrived and with it hope for families of missing persons. The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System, or NamUs for short, is the only database available that allows input from law enforcement, medical examiners and, the [...]

By | 2018-05-22T07:47:59+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Cold Case, Human Remains, Missing Persons, NamUs, Unidentified, Unsolved|