Forensic Hypnotist - Memory Retrieval - New York & Florida
Defensive Tactical Instructor
Past President of the Society of Professional Investigators – members & honoree's included Robert Kennedy & Rudi Giuliani
John Gaspar started his profession as a Criminal Justice Professional in Law Enforcement in 1973, with the New York City Police Department. While with the NYPD, he worked as an Educator, Administrator, Police Recruit Instructor, Patrol Officer, Detective and Supervisor. He also served as a curriculum developer and educator in New York City Police Department's Police Bureau.
Gaspar continued to progress in his career with the NYPD, working in a variety of investigative capacities, including Detective assignments in the Organized Crime Control Bureau, Intelligence Division (Executive and Dignitary Protection), Major Case Squad (Bank Robberies and Fraud Investigations), Special Investigation Division, Terrorist Task Force, Hostage Negotiation - Kidnapping Squad, Crime Scene Forensics and Special Investigation's Forensic Hypnosis Unit.
During his tenure in Special Investigations, John became one of the 10 most experienced and highly regarded Forensic Hypnotists in the United States. After retiring from New York City Police Department, Gaspar assumed a Command Staff role as the Chief Executive Officer of a Private Detective and Security Patrol agency licensed in four States and employing 250 people. While CEO of this agency, he was elected President of the Society of Professional Investigators, (members and honored guests included Robert Kennedy and Rudolph Giuliani). For his achievements in Law Enforcement and private sector leadership, Gaspar received a Proclamation from the City of New York.
Continuing this journey of excellence at the Flagler County, Florida Sheriff's Office, Gaspar was appointed by the Sheriff as the Director of Professional Standards and Training. In that assignment, he led the agency through the process of obtaining Florida Accreditation and National CALEA recognition.
As an educator, Gaspar has enjoyed a long standing relationship as an Associate Adjunct Professor with St. John's University in New York City, and Ad Hoc Professor with John Jay College of Criminal Justice and for the past 9 years as an Associate Adjunct Professor, FDLE Instructor and recruit school trainer with Daytona Beach Community College. Gaspar also enjoys a relationship as an Adjunct Professor at Bethune Cookman College in the Social Science Department/Criminal Justice. He currently is the Crime Scene Investigations Program Coordinator for a Local Florida University.
John's areas of focus include homicide investigations, hazmat safety, forensic hypnosis interviews, financial crimes investigation and forensic auditing in criminal investigations. He is a Master Crime Scene Technician and is available as an instructor, private investigator and consultant in each of these topical areas.
SCOTT FRANTZ | Retired Daytona Beach Police Detective 25 years
Law Enforcement Detective
Coordinator of Retail theft analysis
Computer Voice Stress Analyst
Dignity and Executive Protection specialist
Experienced in the area of detection, suppression & apprehension of Organized Retail Crime. He has conducted numerous extensive investigations, leading to apprehensions and successful prosecutions, involving ORC's working with multiple local, state & federal law enforcement agencies and in cooperation with numerous private corporations who have suffered losses adding up to millions of dollars. Developed professional partnerships with numerous national corporations by utilizing the assets of law enforcement to work hand in hand with the assets of private corporations to combat ORC trends that are effecting communities across the state of Florida and the nation.
Conducted numerous long term fraud investigations which involved multi-million dollar losses to tax payers through social welfare fraud. These investigations were successful due to encouraged working partnerships between the local agency and several state & federal law enforcement agencies to accomplish common goals. Conducted numerous identity theft investigations which involved hundreds of victims who reside in every area of the United States. The suspects in these cases had constructed elaborate & sophisticated criminal operations designed to defraud corporations & individuals of millions of dollars through identity theft, credit card fraud, synthetic identity theft and money laundering schemes.
Barry Brannon, B.S.
Mr. Brannon started his career in Environmental and Oceanographic Engineering and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in the aforementioned discipline. After working for several years in corporate and consulting positions with the Corps of Engineers, EPA and Oil, Bio Hazard & Gas industries extensive research experience was obtained in soil, fluid and chemical analysis sectors of the business. Mr. Brannon then moved into the financial sector in the Banking and Brokerage industries at the senior corporate level gaining experience in operations and business development.
Brannon applies his life experience in his career as an environmental investigator working on toxic waste and OSHA related investigations. Mr. Brannon has enjoyed the opportunity to work in a variety of investigative specialties including photographic, vehicle surveillance, forensic analysis accepting contracts through Attorneys and Insurance Companies.
In addition Brannon has a number of years working as the lead Executive Protection specialist watching over a corporate executive and his family. Barry has extensive security industry background in logistics, principle protection , assessing threat , providing safe rooms , executive driving, corporate executive and family protection services, electronic device screening (bugs and wires), business meeting and group event personnel management.
Continuing his security experience, Barry worked in senior management with the nation's largest independent monitoring facility as National Director then became President of Marlin Central Monitoring. During his management of Marlin, Barry facilitated a complete corporate operational and financial turn-around of a regional security monitoring facility building it into a nationally branded corporation as well as the largest independent monitoring facility for video monitoring, virtual guard services and alarm event verification. Barry then built a ground-up security department and monitoring facility for a Fortune 45 Corporation in the medical industry.
Barry has continued his security education and licensing to include Florida State Licenses consisting of D, G, and CC. Now partnering with the vast experience of All Florida Investigations with John Gaspar, Private Investigator. This corporate team brings an extensive and well rounded knowledge of all forms of security, surveillance and investigations to work with individual, corporate, executive, and municipal clients.
Scott Frantz | Private Investigator
Retired Law Enforcement Detective (25 years experience)
I've used AFI for as "small" of a job as Process Serving to jobs involving very complex issues requiring in depth investigative services and have found their level of professionalism and expertise to be unmatched in the Daytona Beach area. Highly recommend the entire team.
- Heidi Webb. 3/7/2015
This company is an absolute pleasure to work with. They are extremely efficient and thorough. I highly recommend them!
- Pamela Columbia. 3/6/2015
Our firm has contracted with John's firm for many years for a variety of services as he lists on his website. We are continuously using John to do our employee background screening & his reports are detailed, easy to understand and extremely thorough. We highly recommend him as as an outstanding investigator who is experienced, knowledgeable, fair, hard working and very ethical.
- Steve Coppola. 3/3/2015
We needed help with a potentially fraudulent situation. We contacted John and he got us the info we needed right away to avoid what could have been a very long and tedious lawsuit. Very helpful and quick turnaround time.