David Toddington is the President and Founder of Toddington International Inc. (TII).> Since 1997, TII has provided advanced, Internet-based Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) training and support services to a wide range of law enforcement, government and corporate organizations in both North America and Europe.
With a background as both a sworn peace officer and a senior manager in the IT industry, Mr. Toddington has lectured extensively on Internet-related investigative matters in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.
has also developed a number of training programs focused on Internet research and intelligence gathering.
In addition to teaching at the West Yorkshire Police Training and Development Centre
, Mr. Toddington
colleagues also instruct through the Canadian Police College
, the RCMP Pacific Region Training Centre
, the Ontario Police College
, the British Columbia Police Academy
, the Forensic Sciences Department at the British Columbia Institute of Technology
, the International Chamber of Commerce
- Commercial Crime Section (Europe), Centro Internacional de Inteligencia
(Mexico), and the Idaho State Police Academy
A frequent speaker at numerous conferences in North America and Europe, Mr. Toddington
has been a regular contributor to a number of law enforcement publications.