Tom Warren is a former member of the Peel Regional Police Service where he served in the Intelligence Bureau before his election to the Police Association. He comes from a long line of police personnel within his family, which includes his grandfather, father, mother, and two older brothers. He is an IT Network and Internet security specialist, as well as a data recovery and computer forensic investigator. He’s trained and assisted all levels of law enforcement in dealing with online crime. He was a pioneer in the development of information security best practices He’s currently a professor of information security at Conestoga College in Kitchener Ontario Canada. In 1997, he founded the company, Net-Patrol, which is dedicated to information security and data forensics. It’s internationally networked from Canada, the US, Australia, and Europe.