Michael D. Sapraicone is a former First Grade New York Police Department detective and is a well-known criminal justice expert commentator on network TV and cable news programs. He is the founder and owner of Squad Security Inc. and Squad Security Ltd and a partner of Blue Star Security, Ltd.

Michael began his career with the NYPD in December of 1980 as a Transit Police Officer and climbed to the top of the detective ranks. He investigated crimes across the city, including homicide investigations. Michael has been a frequent guest on Fox News, Court TV, MSNBC and CNN, commenting on criminal justice and law enforcement issues. He has also been featured in the New York Times as an expert on homicide case investigative techniques. Michael is a member of the Company of Security Professionals of the United Kingdom, the National Association of Chiefs of Police, Associated Licensed Detectives of New York State, the American Academy for Professional Law Enforcement and ASIS International.

Today, Michael holds the position of Chief Executive Officer with Blue Star Security. His extensive security expertise and outstanding reputation have enabled Blue Star Security to receive global recognition.