President and founding principal, Ted Carroll, P.Mgr., CPP completed a successful 31-year policing career that started in Montreal and concluded as a senior-ranking officer with the Peel Regional Police in the Greater Toronto Area. He later served as chief security officer at one of Canada’s largest universities. Ted’s senior management and operational experience encompasses uniform police operations in urban areas, special investigative and intelligence services, airport policing, major incident command, labour dispute coordination, senior project management, and the delivery of private security services. He currently manages threat and risk assessments and audits of public safety and security operations across a wide range of sectors including government agencies, public health units, universities, school boards, port authorities, custodial centres, and property management corporations.
During his policing career, Ted led the development, negotiation, and implementation of a new full-service police division for a major Canadian international airport. He has reviewed provincial legislation and regulations for security officers across Canada; developed policies and procedural manuals in a number of high risk environments; researched University Campus Policing and Security in Canada for the Law Commission of Canada; published articles on the overlapping roles of public police and private agencies; testified as an expert witness on policing and security matters for the Office of The Chief Coroner for Ontario; and, has served as chair of the Use of Force sub-committee of the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) National Committee on Security Officer and Security Supervisor Standards.
Ted’s profile includes:
Board Certified as Certified Protection Professional (CPP) in Security Management by ASIS International;
Board Certified as Professional Manager (P.Mgr.) by the Canadian Institute of Management;
Graduate of Executive Development Course – Canadian Police College, specialized courses – Ontario Police College and Quebec Police Institute;
Other Affiliations – Canadian Society for Industrial Security, International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Agencies, International Association of Chiefs of Police, Ontario Association of Emergency Managers, Toronto Association of Police and Private Security (TAPPS);
Canadian Security Magazine past editorial advisory committee member on policing issues;
Past board of directors – Ontario Association of College and University Security Administrators, International Association of Airport and Seaport Police;
Diplomas in Advanced Police Science, and Management Studies – Human Resources. Certificate and past course coordinator – Senior Police Administration Course – Canadian Police College. Certificates in Business Management Studies, Fundamentals of Auditing in a Police Organization, and Senior University Administrators’ Course – University of Manitoba.