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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Robert Moore  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History

Born: 1943 in Pontotoc, Mississippi

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Illinois Connection

I came to Illinois in 1965 from the state of Mississippi. I lived in Rockford for 11 years before relocating to Springfield, Illinois in 1976. I attended college at Rock Valley College,University of Illinois where I received an MPA. I am retired U. S. marshal and Chief of Police. I have written about Black State Trooper in Illinois and Black U. S. Marshals

Biographical and Professional Information

The Author, The Honorable Robert Moore, retired United States Marshal is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Springfield, with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration. Marshal Moore was appointed by President Clinton in 1994-2002 to the position of United States Marshal for the Central District of Illinois. He is an accomplished writer, an inspiring motivational speaker, historian, and curator of the National Black Marshal traveling exhibit. Since 1976, he has published numerous articles in various police magazines. These articles include “Strategies for Increasing Black Police Executives,” “Chief Moore’s Journal to Vietnam and Cambodia,” “Marshal Service Gets Record Number of Black Marshals,” “History of the Minority Offices in the Illinois State Police,” and “Solving the Crises of Young Black Males.”

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Please contact Robert Moore & Associates (Kimberly or Robert Moore ) 217-793-3505 217-891-7807. Our fee range is $1500.00 to $7.000 all kind of groups, nationwide availability '''Upcoming Appearances for 2012 ''' Southeast High Assembly - Feb 10th 10 am Tavis Smiley Radio program NPR the morning of Feb 14th Lecture Book Signing Author on the Fox Elgin, Illinois at the Annie Borders Library - Feb 26th Golf and Book signing during the Master Week Augusta, Georgia - April 5th Eight Day Travel to Cuba - May 15-23 '''Magazine coverage''' Chromelight II Rockford, Illinois Nov-Dec, 2011 Chromelight II Rockford, Illinois Jan-Feb, 2012 Illinois Association of Chief of Police Command Magazine (Spring Issue 2012)

Selected Titles At Your Library

The President's men :
ISBN: 0615395309. OCLC Number: 711780107

Black Marshals Book Pub.,. .