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Brian Thiessen | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 8, 2015

Brian Thiessen

Writer:policing, travel, international development
   Canada
  |   Victoria, British Columbia

Overview

When you hire me you will get 30 years of experience of policing in Canada including homicide investigation, internal investigations, advanced police training, and project manager. I wrote extensively on police science and technology issues and regularly traveled to China, US, and Australia on these issues. After my Canadian policing career I obtained a Masters degree in Human Security and Peacebuilding. I have since worked in Namibia as a Capacity Building Adviser for police and in Macedonia as an adviser on organized crime and...

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Portfolio

Magazine Article on using hyperspectral imagery to detect clandestine graves
Peer reviewed journal article on using roadside technology to detect drug driving
Article on a project using hyperspectral imagery to spot outdoor marijuana grow ops
An article on a project I conducted on maritime situational awareness for police
Masters Thesis on community policing in post conflict societies using Namibia as an...

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Content Writing

Service Description

I offer top quality writing and professional services in:

Academic writing
Article Writing
Travel Content
Motorcycling
Policing
International Development
Human Security
Peacebuilding
Description Writing
Technical Writing
Magazine Column Writer

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Employment

British Columbia Police Complaint Commissioner
Senior Investigative Analyst
2013 - 2015
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europ
Police Adviser
2011 - 2012
Windhoek City Police Service
Capacity Building Adviser
2010 - 2010
Abbotsford Police Department
Police Officer
1980 - 2009
Worked in many capacities including: Patrol, Break and Enter Task Force, Traffic, Detective Commercial Crime, Homicide Detective, Police Amalgamation Committee, E911 Implementation Supervisor,...

Education

Royal Roads University
Master of Arts in Human Security and Peacebuilding
2009 - 2011
Canadian Police College
Senior Police Administrators Certificate
1996 - 1996
Trinity Western University
Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
1983 - 1990
Ambrose University College
Bachelor in Biblical Studies
1976 - 1984
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police
travel
adventure
community policing
international development
human security
peacebuiding
motorcycle
policing
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