Doug Muldoon is the Director of Law Enforcement Relations for the Southern United States and Internationally after a law enforcement career of more than 38 years. The retired chief of police of the Palm Bay Police Department in Florida, Director Muldoon serves as the liaison between ecoATM and the many law enforcement agencies it works closely with to uphold strict, extensive security standards and practices made possible by its partnership with law enforcement.
Doug Muldoon began his law enforcement career in 1976 with the Palm Bay Police Department in East Central Florida. He worked in an agency that covered a city of 65 square miles and at the time had a population of approximately 7,500. During his career he worked in all areas of the police department and became a part of the senior staff in 1983 holding the rank of lieutenant. During the 1980’s Palm Bay was one of the top 10 cities for growth in the United States. In 1987, Muldoon was promoted to captain and major in 1994. In 2002 he was promoted to deputy chief before being appointed chief of police in February 2011 marking the first time in more than 36 years an internal candidate achieved the rank. The city has since grown to a population of more than 108,000 residents within more than 100 square miles and is East Central Florida’s second-largest city.
Muldoon attended the FBI National Academy in April of 1988. He was active with the Florida Chapter and became a board member in 1994 and chapter president in 1998. In 1999 he was appointed as the executive secretary – treasurer of this organization with more than 800 members. In 2005 Muldoon was elected to the FBINAA Executive Board and served as the president of this international organization representing more than 16,000 members in more than 170 countries. Muldoon is also active in several other organizations. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the Florida Police Chiefs Association, and the Brevard County Chiefs Association where he served as president in 2009.
He is a graduate of the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar, (52nd Session), FBI Leadership in Counter-terrorism program (LinCT), Florida Department of Law Enforcement Executive Institute’s Senior Leadership Program, the Certified Public Manager Program and Leadership Brevard. He serves on committees with the Florida Police Chiefs Association, International Association of Chiefs of Police, Palm Bay Hospital Advisory Board, and Advisory Board for Safe Call Now, Advisory Board for Badge of Honor, Anti-Defamation League Recognition Selection Committee and active member of the Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS).
Doug served as a member of the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) for the Brevard FBI Resident Agency, Tampa, Florida FBI Field Office since 2003 until his retirement.
Congressman Posey recognized for his accomplishments in the Congressional Record December 2, 2013. Chief Muldoon was appointed in June 2014 to the advisory board for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) in Glynco, GA. In 2013 he was recognized along with Dr. Peter Pappas by the Alliance for Innovations for developing the Tac-Tel medicine program. This provides a secured video feed into the trauma center at Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne FL whenever SWAT is deployed. It permits a trauma surgeon to triage injures an officer or others may receive during a critical incident and allows them to visually prepare for the individual to be received in the hospital already having seen the extent of the injuries via video from the scene. They also received international recognition for the first rapid DNA machine that can provide DNA profiles in the office within 90 minutes. His agency was known for looking at innovative ways to improve law enforcement using new technologies and building community partnerships.
Muldoon is also a Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in public administration from the University of Central Florida.