Roy Strohacker
Owner, Investigator
About Roy:

Roy was born in Lorain, Ohio and moved to Florida in 1966.  He is a graduate of Lorain
High School, Palm Beach Junior College, the Florida Police Academy and attended
Florida Atlantic University.  He has also attended the Police K-9 School, Police
Self-Defense Instructors School, Institute of Applied Science (Scientific Crime
Detection School), Florida School of Polygraph and Interrogation, and the National
Training Center of Polygraph Science.  He also has over 2,000 hours of training in the
investigative field.

Roy was a police officer for the Lake Worth Police Department from 1969 to 1986,
retiring as a Detective Sergeant.  During his employment with the Lake Worth Police
Department, he served in many areas: road patrol officer and supervisor, traffic officer
and supervisor, K-9 officer, vice agent and supervisor, records and communications
supervisor, self-defense instructor, detective and detective sergeant, supervisor of a rape
task force, supervisor of a gang task force, chief polygraphist and a member of the first
Palm Beach County Multi-Agency Narcotic Task Force (MAN unit).

Polygraph Background:

Roy graduated from the Florida School of Polygraph for Lie Detection and
Interrogations in 1982 and has conducted over 10,000 polygraph examinations since
graduation.  He has attended numerous polygraph and training schools, including
schools on polygraph techniques for sexual assault and offender type cases.  He has
taught seminars on polygraph techniques for police and probation officers.  He is court
certified as an expert witness on polygraphs and has testified in front of a Grand Jury.
Roy also conducts polygraphs for the Department of Corrections and private therapists
and has earned the respect of several probation officers for the reports he has submitted
and the information obtained from these tests.
Professional Licenses and Memberships:

State of Florida Detective Agency
State of Florida Private Investigator
Palm Beach County Certified Process Server
State of Florida Notary Public
Florida Polygraph Association
Awards and Recognitions:

1983 Palm Beach County Police Officer of the Year
1984 State of Florida Recognition as one of the Top Ten Law Enforcement Officers in  
the State
Exchange Club Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
Civitans Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
Masonic Outstanding Citizen of the Year
VFW Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
American Legion Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
Lake Worth Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
FOP Outstanding Police Officer of the Year
Recognized in the "Congressional Record" for Superior Law Enforcement Service
Letter of commendation for heroism for saving 3 people in a house fire
Letter of commendation for pulling a person from in front of a train
Letter of commendation for apprehension of five armed robbery suspects
Letter of commendation for saving a child from rape and murder
Letter of commendation for apprehension of a bank robber
Letter of commendation from the U.S. Secret Service for investigation of a threat         
against former President Gerald Ford
Letter of commendation for the apprehension of an escaped federal fugitive
Letter of commendation from the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for the seizure   
of 6 tons of marijuana and 100lbs. of quaaludes
Lake Worth Fire Department Recognition for Outstanding Community Service
Community Service:

Served as Lake Worth Commissioner for the City of Lake Worth
Served as Vice Mayor for the city of Lake Worth
Coached and umpired youth baseball
Past President of the Lake Worth Youth Baseball League
Member of Gulfstream Masonic Lodge
Member of Lake Worth Scottish Rite
Member of Amara Shrine
Member of Lake Worth #111, Order of the Eastern Star
Member of the Fretted Instrument Guild of America
Member of the Great American Dixie Band
Past President of the Lake Worth Community High School Band Parents
Association

Hobbies:

2nd Degree Black Belt in Karate
Collects Japanese swords-reads and translates Japanese
Collects American Presidential and political memorabilia
Plays Dixieland and Ragtime banjo in a band
STROHACKER INVESTIGATIONS        Agency# A8800184
1111 Crestwood Blvd., Suite A                           561-588-1802
Lake Worth, FL 33460                                      561-588-1664  (fax)