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Dan Rincon


Scottsdale Police Department

Dan Rincon is a 30-year veteran of the Scottsdale Police Department (Arizona) and earned a Master’s in Criminal Justice Degree from Arizona State University. Previous to his career in law enforcement, Dan served in the United States Navy for four years (1985-1989) and the Arizona Department of Corrections for two years (1989-1991). Dan holds the rank of Police Lieutenant and was the Domestic Violence Unit supervisor for over five years. He has served on the East Valley Domestic Violence Fatality Review Board (Phoenix Metropolitan Area), currently serves as a faculty member for the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention (Alliance for HOPE International – San Diego) and has been a commissioner since 2012 on Arizona’s Governor’s Commission to Prevent Violence Against Women for both past Governor Jan Brewer and current Governor Doug Ducey. Lieutenant Rincon’s investigative experience includes investigating and supervising a broad range of criminal acts that include are but not limited to murder, robbery, sexual assault, major assaults, domestic violence, child abuse and gang-related crimes. As part of the Scottsdale Police Department’s management team, Lieutenant Rincon has served in the Investigative Service Bureau, Uniformed Service Bureau, Training Unit, Detention Unit and the Office of the Chief of Police.