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public safety professional

James Edgar Knope,, American public safety professional. Certified instructor in state security guard program, New York. Named Policeman of Year Greece Elks Lodge, 1984, Outstanding Citizen award Greece Safety Council, 1990, Medal of Merit Greece Police Department, 1988.

Background

Knope,, James Edgar was born on February 7, 1945 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of James Edgar Senior and Mary Jane (Collins) Knope.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, Monroe Community College, Rochester, 1974. Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1976. Graduate, Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy, Quantico, Virginia, 1978.

Postgraduate, University Virginia, 1978. Master of Arts, Columbia Pacific University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia Pacific University, 1989.

Career

Police patrol officer, Greece (New York) Police Department, Rochester, 1965-1973;executive assistant to commissioner, Greece (New York) Police Department, Rochester, 1973-1976;detective, Greece (New York) Police Department, Rochester, 1976-1984;patrol watch commander, Greece (New York) Police Department, Rochester, 1984-1988;department administrative coordinator, Greece (New York) Police Department, Rochester, 1988-1990. Advisor Greece Police Explorer Post #400, Rochester, 1974-1989. Treasurer Greece Safety Council, Rochester, 1974-1992.

Secretary-treasurer Greece Police Athletic League, Rochester, 1974-1992, Greece Police Gold Badge Union, Rochester, 1979-1989.

Achievements

  • Certified instructor in state security guard program, New York.

Membership

Candidate Greece Town Justice, Democratic Party, 1993, 95. Active Monroe County Democratic Committee, since 1993, Greece Town Democratic Committee, since 1993. With United States Navy, 1967-1969.

Member Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy Associates, Rochester Area Retired Police Association, Communications Workers American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations Local 1170 Retired, American Numismatic Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, signed first edition book collector.

Connections

father:
James Edgar Senior Knope,

mother:
Mary Jane (Collins) Knope,