John T. Schultz

Dr. John T. Schultz, a sworn-member of the Florida Highway Patrol, serves as a Master Corporal assigned to the Florida Highway Patrol’s Traffic Homicide Advanced Investigation & Reconstruction Team. Dr. Schultz has been a Trooper for nearly 28 years and has served in many leadership roles during his career as a Florida State Trooper including Aide de Camp to Florida’s Lieutenant Governor, United States Secret Service Task Force member, Quick Reactionary Force member, fraud investigator, mutual aid liaison, traffic incident management instructor, certified high liability instructor, and as a current advisory Board Member to the Southwest Florida chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. In his current role, Dr. Schultz and his fellow investigators apply sound investigative practice to include the use of scientific advancements in policing to ensure proper dispositions of investigations for both victims and their families, and to assure individual accountability within the criminal justice system.

During his career, Dr. Schultz has received numerous commendations, most recently Dr. Schultz received the Florida State Trooper of the month for Troop-F in 2016 and 2017, the Sons of American Revolution Law Enforcement Commendation 2016 Award, and the Governor’s Medal of Heroism Award in 2017.

Dr. Schultz earned his Bachelor’s degree in Criminology from Saint Leo University in 2002 and his Master’s degree in Administration in 2010 from Barry University. In the strive to continue to make a difference, Dr. Schultz enrolled in the Doctor of Executive Leadership program at the University of Charleston.

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