Who We Are.

JimHaydenJim Hayden – CEO

Jim currently serves as a Director of The Arizona State Fraternal Order of Police and has held this post for the last 14 years. He is a native Arizonian and truly believes in making right for what is right. Jim also serves as Campaign Chair for our current Maricopa County Attorney. His extensive background in healthcare, real estate, risk management and HR provides a rich background for his capacity to provide connecting and persistent value.

PatFreerPat Freer – Chief of Investigations

Pat has spent his entire career in law enforcement. From a street cop to administration, he retired as a Lieutenant after 25 years of service. Having experienced every type of investigation, Pat brings a significant wealth of knowledge and wisdom to the team. Ethical, confidential, honest representation are the pillars of Pats professional philosophy.

GabeBuldraGabe Buldra – Forensic Accounting Expert

As a current certified paramedic and accomplished accountant, Gabe brings a unique perspective to Investigative Knights and forensic FD and EMS accounting systems. Gabe provides oversight to all partners’ accounting needs which includes all ARCR and BEMS expertise. His expertise in forensic accounting makes him a leader in fraud and embezzlement investigation and analyzing financial information for legal proceedings.

BarbaraFleuryBarbara Fleury – Sensitivity Consultant

Barbara brings 20+ years of business expertise to Investigative Knights. As the leader in sensitive type issues for Investigative Knights, Barbara has the ability to sit with individuals and work through confidential topics. She brings a certain element of personalized active listening skills to the table that is very important as delicate topics are discussed. This ensures that our clients know, from a confidentiality perspective, that Barbara’s professionalism in dealing with these types of important issues is second to none. As a true professional with this unique ability, especially in an industry that is a little “rough around the edges”, having Barbara’s intuition and fortitude aids in getting through the objective views of a very subjective situation.

BillJenningsBill Jennings – Investigator

Bill Jennings brings over 25 years of law enforcement experience investigating various crimes at the local and federal levels. Bill began his career as a patrol officer and moved up through the department serving assignments such as a SWAT team, Community Policing, and Field Training Officer, before being selected to serve on a state funded Crime Suppression unit. Bill earned his Detective badge in 1999 and investigated a range of crimes including murder, larceny and assault. Bill’s last assignment was with the US DEA, as a Senior Task Force Agent, while simultaneously working as a Detective with the Stratford, CT Police Department. Upon his retirement from the force in 2012, Bill moved to Arizona. Bill is an experienced investigative professional who excels in handling confidential informants, covert surveillance, undercover operations and international criminal and narcotic and general Investigations.