Police Officer (Ret.)
City of Garden Grove (California) Police Department
Rudy retired in 2018 after serving 28 years as a Police Officer for the City of Garden Grove, California.
During his career, Rudy was assigned in various capacities including Field Training Officer, Assistant Reserve Officer Coordinator, Bicycle Patrol, Street Gang & Outlaw Biker Intel, Mental Health Team, State P.O.S.T. Certified Trainer.
Rudy has served as an instructor and guest speaker for various organizations and events including the California Background Investigators Conference, California Gang Investigators Association Conference, California Gang Task Force Association, California Narcotics Officer Force Association, California Peace Officers Association, Kansas Narcotics Officers Association Conference, Law Enforcement Intelligence Analyst National Conference, Riverside County Gang Investigators Conference, Texas Association of Vehicle Theft Investigators Conference, U.S. Marine Corps/NCIS, Western States Auto Theft Investigators Conference (California and Hawaii), Western States Biker Investigator Conference, and numerous Police and Sheriff’s Departments.
Throughout his career, Rudy was assigned primarily to “Uniform Patrol”; however, he served in a secondary assignment in Biker Intel since 2004.
Course Topics: Street Gang & Organized Motorcycle Gang Investigations