All posts tagged: Law Enforcement

Chief Saundra Rhodes,Horry County Police Department,ImaginePublicity,Shattered Lives

Shattered Lives: Horry County, SC Police Chief Saundra Rhodes

SHATTERED LIVES with Donna R. Gore, “LadyJustice” Examining the effects of those who have survived violent crime and how it has impacted their lives. Real people, real tragedy, real help. Saturdays at 5pm ET Listen LIVE:  CLICK HERE   With more than 20 years in law enforcement, Saundra Rhodes was honored to accept the role of Chief of the Horry County SC Police Department in 2012. Why would this be something worth talking about in an age where women have come a long way in law enforcement positions? Saundra Rhodes humbly says she isn’t interested in making history, but more excited that she was afforded the confidence of her peers to give her the position. ImaginePublicity had the pleasure of being present at a talk which Chief Rhodes gave to a local Myrtle Beach chapter of Zonta International. Learning about her background and upbringing, it’s no wonder she developed into the strong and honorable person she is today. One of the fastest growing counties in South Carolina, Horry County encompasses the Grand Strand and Myrtle Beach, the hub …

Donna R. Gore, LadyJustice,Shattered Lives,ImaginePublicity

Shattered Lives: The Reality of Law Enforcement with Ward Hamilton

SHATTERED LIVES with Donna R. Gore, “LadyJustice” Examining the effects of those who have survived violent crime and how it has impacted their lives. Real people, real tragedy, real help. Saturdays at 5pm ET Listen LIVE:  CLICK HERE When discussing all aspects of criminal cases, missing persons and the aftermath of crime, often getting a bad rap are the members of law enforcement. Whether an investigator that can’t or won’t go the extra mile, or ones who display corruption, we want to believe that the majority of those who choose law enforcement as a career do so because they want to do what they are sworn to do: Protect and Serve. Ward Hamilton doesn’t consider himself a hero, most heroes just happen to be in the right place at the right time, however, it’s at this juncture that a decision is quickly made, how to react to the situation at hand. When he heard that Massachusetts Trooper John Vasquez was wounded by a gunman, Hamilton made the decision to run towards the situation instead of away from it, …

Susan Murphy Milano, Holly Hughes and Chet Hosmer Host Panel at Techno-Forensic Conference

Intimate Partner Violence a Growing Epidemic – How Technology Can Aid Law Enforcement and Prosecutors in SavingLives of Victims This panel will discuss the global epidemic of intimate partner violence. It will highlight and discuss the importanceof solving technical and legal issues that impead prosecution, how it complicates the protection of victims, and offer solutions. The audience will hear from a panel of experts that include law enforcement professionals, legal representatives, technologists and advocates. This annual event brings together key stakeholders from industry, academia and government in an effort to strengthen this important technology, research, and communication bridge. Chet Hosmer  Chet Hosmer  is the Chief Scientist and co-founder of WetStone, now a division of Allen Corporation.  Chet has over 30 years of experience researching and developing high technology solutions.  Since 1992, Chet has focused his research in Cyber Security and has served as the Principal Investigator on over 40 cyber security, digital forensic and information assurance research programs funded by AFRL, ARL, OSD, DARPA and NIJ.  Chet received his BS Degree in Computer Science from Syracuse University, serves on …