Robert A. Wise
, Vice President
Robert A. Wise
brings over 28 years of combined public and private law enforcement experience.
He joined Beau Dietl & Associates upon his retirement from the Newark, New Jersey Police Department and serves as Vice President of Security for New Jersey.
Born and raised in the city of Newark, NJ, Mr. Wise attended Newark public schools, graduated from Plainfield High School and studied at William Patterson University.
After college, Mr. Wise
entered the business world at Fidelity Union Trust Company
as a computer operator.
positive experience in business, Robert's heart turned to public service and he
entered the Newark Police Department
While undergoing the challenging physical and educational training, he was presented with the pride award and received numerous merit awards before graduating from the Newark Police Academy.
would earn (84) command citations, (1) honor and (9) valor
After assignment to Newark's south ward, Mr. Wise
earned the rank of Detective, where he
investigated crime in the south and east wards.
was then recognized by the Police Department for his
integrity and was assigned to the esteemed internal affairs bureau, where he
enforced the integrity and professionalism of the Newark police department
After earning advancement to the rank of Sergeant, Robert
was assigned to the Police Director's office as an aide, where he
partnered with former Newark Police Director Joseph Santiago to successfully improve the quality of life for Newark's citizens.
Mr. Wise was then asked to lead the dignitary protection unit, where his numerous responsibilities included transportation and security for Mayor Sharpe James, the Police Director and the City Hall Complex.
also coordinated presidential, gubernatorial and papal visits with various law enforcement agencies, including the Secret Service
, State Police
and other county and local municipalities.
After serving as Vice-President of the Bronze Shields Police Organization and security investigator for Newark's Beth Israel Medical Center, Mr. Wise retired from the Newark Police Department at the rank of Lieutenant in 2007.