Mr. Bill Tegeler
Deputy Director, Management Services
Police Executive Research Forum
1910 M Street NW
Washington , DC , 20001
Bill Tegeler has recently retired as a commander with the Santa Ana Police Department in Southern California to become PERF s Deputy Director of Management Services.
possesses a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from California State University, Fullerton and a Masters Degree in Human Resources and Organizational Development from the University of San Francisco.
During his career in Santa Ana, Commander Tegeler was assigned to supervise the department s Planning and Research Unit and served as Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Police where he co-developed and administered the Mayor s Task Force on Neighborhood Policing.
was selected to command Santa Ana s Developmental Policing District (DPD) and was responsible for the management of all aspects of policing in the decentralized DPD through the development and implementation of Problem Oriented Policing.
He also commanded the Investigation Bureau s, Crimes Against Persons Division where he was responsible for managing the Homicide Section, Gang Unit, Juvenile Section and Sexual Assault Section, integrating a Community Oriented Policing philosophy.
Commander Tegeler s work has received national, state and local policing awards.
has provided training and consultation on the implementation of Community Oriented Policing to police executives throughout America.
has also conducted several Organizational Assessments of municipal and county law enforcement agencies for the California Commission of Peace Officers Standards and Training