Ronald Gaccione

  • Manager/Director of Security
  • Jun 08, 2017
Full time Legal / Law Enforcement / Security

Personal Summary

Ronald J. Gaccione
Address: 60 Ward Avenue, Westerly, Rhode Island 02891
Phone: 401.536.5925

Manager/Director of Security
Area of Focus: Incident Investigation

Strategic Implementation - Fraud Analysis and Investigation - Security Management
Safety Compliance - Evidence Collection and Presentation - Employee Relations and Training

Qualifications Profile

Analytical, multifaceted, and performance-driven professional with extensive experience in security investigation with high-level of
integrity and trust. Demonstrated strong knowledge of customer service management with focus on public relations. Exhibits excellent
decision-making skills and organizational ability to accomplish duties toward resolutions of conflict.

Professional Experience

Westerly Library and Wilcox Park, Westerly, RI
Director of Security 2014–Present
Direct the surveillance camera system installation, as well as safety and security-related concerns.
Serve as liaison to emergency services by coordinating with Police as well as Fire and EMS administrators to direct activities.
Facilitate safety and security training sessions to staff.
Engage with staff to discuss and resolve issues.
Render first-rate assistance to large-scale events, which involve preparation and administration.
Take charge of maintaining staff and property safety.
Exemplify keen expertise in conducting investigations, whenever required.

Westerly Police Department, Westerly, RI
Manager, Community Service Officer Unit 2014–2016
Managed employment process for all unit employees, as well as schedule including shifts and days off.
Oversaw each employee working field position by conducting training and direct supervision and scheduling.
Administered maintenance of traffic enforcement records and upheld problem resolution between employees and the public.

Travelers Insurance Company, Middleboro, Ma
Special Investigator, Special Investigations Unit 2004–2011
Demonstrated sound knowledge in identifying and investigating indicators of fraud for all lines of business.
Performed several functions including conducting recorded interviews and preparing evidence for decision and action.
Facilitated staff training regarding fraudulent claims, as well as background investigations.
Took charge of on-site field investigations regarding reported insurance claims.

Notable Accomplishments:
Successfully accomplished long-term narcotics money laundering case, which resulted to one of the area’s largest asset forfeiture
cases of this time.
Earned distinction for outstanding commitment at work by receiving 3 investigative commendations; 1 public service commendation; 1
commendation for initiating department firearms changeover through drafted proposal and conducted town council presentation; 13
public letters of commendation together with numerous letters of appreciation from schools, community groups, and civic

Earlier Career

Westerly Police Department, Westerly, RI
Police Officer/Narcotics Investigator
Narcotics Officer
Community Policing


Associate of Science in Administration of Justice: 2001
Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI

Board of Directors, Westerly/Pawcatuck YMCA
Board of Directors, North End Crime Watch and Community Development