On Failure, Courage and Success
Roy Bethge is veteran police leader with more than 26 years of experience. He currently serves as Deputy Chief of Operations for the Buffalo Grove Police Department in Northern Illinois. His responsibilities include leadership of the Patrol and Investigations Division. He holds a Masters Degree in Criminal Justice from Columbia College and has an extensive background as a trainer in the subject areas of leadership development, use of force, and adult learning.
He is a subject matter expert for Louisiana State University’s National Center for Biomedical Research and Training, an adjunct instructor for Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety and private consultant. Mr. Bethge presents nationally on the topics of Leadership, Instructor Development and Organizational Change. He is a sought after speaker having presented before the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police, Michigan State Police Leadership Forum, Empire State Traffic Conference and many more.