JOSEPH ANTHONY TRAVERS, CPI
and lecturer, holds a Bachelor's Degree
in Criminal Justice Administration, and
has been advanced to candidate for a Master's
of Science Degree with High Honors (4.0
GPA) from the California State University
at Long Beach Graduate School of Criminal
Justice Administration. Mr. Travers is also
an Honor's student (4.0 GPA) at Calvary
Chapel Bible College.
An Honorably Discharged
Veteran from the United States Navy, Mr. Travers
has a total of six years of experience in Law
Enforcement, specifically in Criminal Investigations
and Police Training and Supervision. He possesses
professional certificates from the California
State Peace Officer Standards and Training; Basic,
Intermediate, Advanced Officer Training, Hostage
Negotiations, and Field Training Officer Certificates.
In addition, Mr. Travers has experience in Loss
Prevention and Private and Personnel Security,
having served as the former Manager of Security,
Southern California, for McDonnell Douglas Corporation.
Mr. Travers is
a California State Licensed Investigator, since
1984, and his investigative work has been chronicled
in People magazine, various cable networks, and
on television stations such as CBS, NBC, ABC,
KTTV, KCOP, KHJ, KTLA, and the TV movie and series
Renegade. His work has also been recognized in
the front-page headlines of newspapers around
the country, including The Los Angeles Times,
The New York Times, The Sacramento Bee, The Riverside
Press Enterprise, The Los Angeles Daily News,
and The Inland Empire Daily Bulletin.
For ten years, Mr. Travers has taught Investigation,
and has served as Director of Education for Four
Star Incorporated School of Investigation, U.S.
Colleges Inc and Private Investigative Research
Company Schools of Professional Investigation
and Security. He has testified as an expert witness
and conducted investigations regarding Police
Practices and Investigative Technique in California
State and United States Federal Courts.
Mr. Travers is currently a Pastor for National
Christian Information Center, Inc. and ministers
on a Harley Davidson Motorcycle as founder of
“Born Again-The Way” Christian
Motorcycle Ministry. He also
serves as a counselor with the Stephens Ministry
at Capo Beach Church in Dana Point, CA
and serves as a Licensed Investigator and Educator
with his son Joshua with The People's Detective and CIA Investigations Academy.