BIOGRAPHY OF DAN MONTGOMERY, Retired Chief of Police
LAW ENFORCEMENT BACKGROUND
Retired Chief of Police Dan Montgomery is a 58-year police veteran who today is the owner and chief executive officer of Professional Police & Public Safety Consulting, LLC located in Arvada, Colorado. His law enforcement career spans 58 years over five different police departments in San Jose, California, Los Gatos, California, Lakewood, Colorado, Westminster, Colorado and Lochbuie, Colorado. Chief Montgomery retired as the Chief of Police in Westminster, Colorado in 2007 after serving with distinction in that position for 25 years.
Montgomery began his consulting business in 1985 working on a part-time basis while he was the Westminster Chief of Police. On his retirement from active law enforcement in 2007, he formally established his business, Professional Police & Public Safety Consulting, LLC. His business is founded on the principle of SPIRIT (Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork), the same values that underscored his very successful 58-year career in law enforcement.
Montgomery is a police, security, and public safety practices expert who has been qualified as an expert witness in the United States District Courts in Denver, Colorado, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Las Cruces, New Mexico and Austin, Texas, as well as several state and county courts in Denver, Colorado, La Plata County Colorado, Lake County, Colorado, El Paso County, Colorado, Mesa County, Colorado, St. Louis County , Minnesota, Chaska, Minnesota, Chicago City, Minnesota, Ottowa, Kansas, Phoenix, Arizona, Atascosa County, Texas, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, Larimer County, Colorado, and Gunnison County, Colorado.