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A major regional medical center develops an active shooter plan.
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Evaluating the risks, threats and vulnerabilities confronting a U.S. senator.
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Helping a Fortune 500 healthcare provider integrate strategic security operations worldwide.

News and Events
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City of Boulder selects Hillard Heintze to Assess Boulder Police Department

The city has engaged Hillard Heintze to review police data and make recommendations about professional standards and complaint processes.  The team will draw conclusions about whether Boulder police are applying laws and local ordinances equally, regardless of race or ethnicity. 


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SVP Matt Doherty Speaks with Chicago’s Talk Leader “Big” John Howell About the Virginia Shooting of Journalists


89 WLS / 8.28.15

Boulder Selects Hillard Heintze for Review of Racial Arrest Statistics and Officer Oversight


Daily Camera / 8.26.15

After Killing of Two Virginia Journalists, SVP Matthew Doherty Calls for Greater Attention to Terminations, Especially for Behaviors of Concern


CBS Chicago / 8.26.15

Arnette Heintze Tapped for Perspective on New Movie Chain Security Policies in Wake of Shootings

Fox Chicago / 8.21.15
New Vision, Brighter Future

New Vision, Brighter Future

The Denver Sheriff Department: A Transformation Under Way

Final Assessment Report

On May 21, 2015, Hillard Heintze completed its independent assessment of the Denver Sheriff Department (DSD), at the direction of the City of Denver’s Mayor and Executive Director of Public Safety.  Based on more than 120 interviews and a rigorous examination of nearly every aspect of DSD’s operations, this initiative resulted in 14 Key Findings and 277 Recommendations that, taken collectively, represent a strategic roadmap for transforming the leadership, operations and culture of the Department. Read the Report >> 

The Search for a New Sheriff

The City and County of Denver, Colorado is seeking candidates for the position of Sheriff to lead the Denver Sheriff Department (DSD), which is responsible for Denver’s Metropolitan Correctional system.  The new Sheriff will serve as a change agent for the Department and have the task of creating a world-class agency. See the Job Description >>