Associate of Applied Science, Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, 1967. Student, Northwestern University, 1962. Student, Ontario Provincial Police College, Toronto, 1961.
Student, Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy, 1977—1978. Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Syracuse University. Master of Public Administration, Syracuse University, 1982.
Patrolman, police department,, Syracuse, 1953—1958. Chief police, from 1970. Visiting lecturer Syracuse University, instructor, 1970—1971, International Police Academy, Washington, 1972—1975, State University of New York, Utica, 1974—1978, Rome, 1974—1978, Cayuga County Community College, Auburn, New York, 1974—1979, Onondaga Community College, 1973—1978, visiting lecturer, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green.
Sergeant United States Army, 1958-1963, lieutenant, 1963-1968, captain, 1968-1970.
Vice president Explorer Scouts, Hiawatha Council Boy Scouts America. Member of Rotary Club (Syracuse), American Legion, Central New York Association Chiefs Police, Northern Federation Law Enforcement Officers, International Narcotic Enforcement Officers Association, International Association Chiefs Police (vice president 1984-1985, executive board member, organized crime committee member, cargo-theft committee member, chairman membership committee), New York State Association Chiefs Police (life. Past president).
Married Juanita Moncada. Children: Marc, John, Loretta, Thomas, Patrick.