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Paul Kunkel

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Paul has worked in patrol, corrections, as an FTO, a major crimes detective, a narcotics agent in a county task force and later at a state drug task force, as well as on his County's Gang Task Force (GTF). 
 
Paul has supervised patrol, corrections, narcotics and GTF.  He has managed (as a lieutenant) in corrections and served as the Director of his county’s Office of Emergency Services.   As a captain he has commanded two maximum security jails, court security and transportation (of prisoners).  He is a Certified Jail Manager through the American Jails Association.  He is currently in operations overseeing several patrol bureaus and serving as the Chief of Police Services for a contract city.  
 
Paul has taught narcotics classes nationally.  He has also taught courses nationally on setting up housing units in correctional facilities for the mentally ill.  He has also taught a course to a national audience on women in corrections.  He serves on the Board of Directors for his local Mental Health Association, helping find permanent housing for the chronically homeless, mentally ill.  
 
He is the author of “A Cop’s Simple Guide to Promotion Preparation.”
Paul Kunkel

Paul Kunkel