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Michael D. Sapraicone President & CEO View More Michael D. “Mike” Sapraicone is an esteemed security expert and founder and CEO of Squad Security, Inc., a global protection services corporation. The company provides security consulting and personnel to a myriad of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Mike is called upon frequently by national and local news media outlets for his expertise on a gamut of issues, including police procedures, property and personal protection, and safety and security challenges that have arose as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and civil unrest. Detective First Grade New York City Police Department Dec 1980-Dec 2000 Mike began his career with the NYPD in December of 1980 as a Transit Police officer and worked his way up to the top rank of first-grade detective after years on the street, investigating a wide variety of crimes across the city, including high-profile homicides.
Mike started Squad Security in 1992 while still a member of the NYPD. He began with a few employees and one client, focusing on providing quality armed security services to New York based clients, including the American Stock Exchange. Since retiring from the NYPD in 2000, following a 20- year career in public service, Mike has overseen an impressive expansion of Squad Security’s business and reputation. The firm now employs more than 600 security professionals. • 1980 Joined the NYC Transit Police • 1986 Promoted Detective • 1991 Promoted To Detective Second Grade • 1994 Merger With NYPD • 1999 Promoted to Detective First Grade