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About Michael Palmiotto
Dr. Michael J. Palmiotto, Ph.D. is Professor of Criminal Justice in the School of Community Affairs at Wichita State University. He has worked as a police officer in New York State and is the past Director of a Police Training Academy and Criminal Justice program. He holds a masters degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and a doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh. His law enforcement interest includes human rights, criminal investigation, fraud, community policing and police misconduct. He has numerous articles published and ten books on policing—Community Policing, Criminal Investigation and Police Misconduct. He currently serves as a researcher for the Wichita Crime Commission.