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ANTHONY DUARTE, Retired–Detective, NYPD


Bachelor of Arts Degree ~ Criminal Justice, 1982

Investigative Coursework

Detective TacticsCredit Card FraudAuto Crime School
Homicide InvestigationInsurance FraudDignitary/Executive Protection
Criminal InvestigationSex Crimes (Dealing with Victims) 

Awards and Affiliations

Recipient of 10 Excellence in Police Duty Awards5 Commendations for Meritorious Service
Member of the Detective Endowment AssociationUS Attorney Award


March 2002–PresentTransportation Security Administration, Mobile Screening Force
Supervising Security Operations for starting up the federalization of the nations airports. Supervisor Department of Homeland Security.
1999–Sept.2001Dignitary and Executive Protection
  • Provided personal protection and security planning for Prince Nawaf of Saudi Arabia during his visit to New York in the summer of 1998.
  • Lead Detective assisting in coordinating separate travel details for President Fidel Castro, President Putin of Russia, Prime Minister Barak of Israel and Vice President Al Gore during the United Nations Millennium Summit.
  • NYPD liaison to the U.S. Secret Service, and drove the lead vehicle in the motorcade for President Clinton's trip from the United Nations to his residence in Chappaqua, New York.
1988–Sept.200142nd Detective Squad ~ Detective 2nd Grade
Promoted to Detective 2nd Grade: 1998
Promoted to Detective 3rd Grade: 1989
  • Conduct case management and investigations to prevent crimes or to solve criminal cases encompassing all areas of homicide, robbery, burglary, credit card and mail fraud.
  • Obtain evidence and establish case facts by observing and interrogating suspects and witnesses.
  • Perform analysis of case records utilizing state of the art computer technology for research of data.
  • Prepare cases for court, testify before grand jury and serve as expert witness.
  • Interview complainants, witnesses and accused persons to obtain facts or statements; record interviews utilizing electronic recording devices.
  • Serve as liaison between numerous federal agencies and U.S. Attorney's office.
  • Record progress of investigations, maintain detailed files on subjects and submit reports to commanding officer or magistrate to authorize warrants.
1985–1988Applicant Investigations Unit
  • Responsible for conducting detailed background investigations of prospective police candidates.
  • Conducted interviews of applicants, their families and associates in the field and within the Precinct.
1981–1985Uniformed Patrol Officer
  • Performed uniformed patrol duties and crowd control in the high crime areas of New York City.
  • Provided assistance at crime scenes to lift fingerprints in absence of fingerprinting technicians.

Additional Experience

Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York, NY − Clerical Supervisor
  • Responsible for maintaining radio contact with agents and relaying information of a sensitive nature.
  • Supervise personnel and perform office facilitation duties including answering phones, data entry, and maintain continual contact with numerous law enforcement agencies.


Licensed & Bonded Private Investigator


Duarte with Russell CroweDetective Duarte with Russell Crowe
Duarte with Sonny BunsDetective Duarte during protection detail for Sonny Buns