Meet Sheriff Joe Arpaio
December 23, 2010
Hosted by Francie Koehler, CPI, CCDI
The media calls him “America’s Toughest Sheriff” and he runs the nation’s 3rd largest Sheriff’s office located in Maricopa, Arizona. It is none other than Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Sheriff Arpaio has introduced many innovative and controversial practices including pink underwear and pink handcuffs for inmates, inmate selective service registration and volunteer organ donation, the infamous tent city, and volunteer chain gangs. Incorporating the community into his policing practices, he has expanded Maricopa County civilian posse to include involvement in all sorts of traditional police duties such as search & rescue, prisoner transport and traffic control along with others. Co-hosting this week’s program is private investigator and immediate past president of the California Association of Licensed Investigators, Jim Zimmer. Tune in to hear what Sheriff Arpaio has to say that promises to be both educational and entertaining.
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Francie Koehler, CPI, CCDI
Francie Koehler’s career as a licensed private investigator includes cases that have sparked media projects. "Unsolved Mysteries" portrayed one of her missing person cases. British author Val McDermid featured her capital case in "A Suitable Job for A Woman" and true crime writer Ann Rule chronicled a case she investigated involving a missing nightclub owner entitled "In The Name Of Love." Francie drew on her investigative and retail experience to create the 3-part video, "Loss Prevention - The Big Picture." International results included an invitation to Moscow, where she spoke to Russian nationals interested in privatization. Francie is the former two-term president of both the National Council of Investigation & Security Services (NCISS) and the California Association of Licensed Investigators (CALI). Awarded by each organization for her work, she serves as Legislative Chair for both and regularly testifies before the California State Legislature regarding bills of concern to PI’s. Francie has been recognized by her state regulatory agency for outstanding service to her profession. In addition, she holds memberships in the Council for International Investigators, National Association of Legal Investigators, World Association of Detectives, and California Attorneys for Criminal Justice. Francie also works with the Innocence Project and holds certifications as a Conflict Mediator, Legal Investigator, Professional Investigator and Criminal Defense Investigator.