Lieutenant Raymond E. Foster was a sworn member
of the Los Angeles Police Department for 24 years. He retired in 2003 at the
rank of Lieutenant. He holds a bachelor’s from the Union Institute and
University in Criminal Justice Management and a Master’s Degree in Public Financial Management from California State
University, Fullerton; and, has completed his doctoral course work. Raymond E. Foster has been a part-time lecturer at California
State University, Fullerton and Fresno; and is currently a faculty advisor and lecturer with the Union Institute and University. He has experience teaching upper division courses in law enforcement, public policy,
technology and leadership. Raymond is an experienced author who has published
numerous articles in a wide range of venues including magazines such as Government Technology, Mobile Government, Airborne
Law Enforcement Magazine, and Police One. He has appeared on the History Channel
and radio programs in the United States and Europe as subject matter expert in technological applications in law enforcement.
His complete CV can be viewed here.