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The 48th Annual Vehicle Crimes Conference is designed for law enforcement and fraud professionals in mind. Learn about the latest trends and the newest tactics & procedures to enhance your crime fighting abilities and increase those tools.
While the majority of speakers are confirmed, this remains a tentative agenda and is subject to change.
Tuesday May 25, 2021
Global Security & GM
George Baker III
George Baker serves as GM’s primary interface to the international vehicle crime investigation community. He leads GM’s Global Vehicle Security Team, working with GM’s technical experts to ensure GM understands and counters current and emerging vehicle crime methods to provide optimal vehicle security to GM product owners. George has held a variety of positions at General Motors since 1995, including locomotive program manager in Mexico and Russia, sales/marketing/aftersales director in Moscow, director of GM Military Trucks, and OnStar’s primary liaison to law enforcement. He holds an engineering degree from West Point and a master’s degree in Russian area studies from Harvard University. George is a retired US Army officer following his service on tanks and in the Army’s military liaison program.
Lieutenant Jarek Pyrzanowski has been a member of the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice, Insurance Fraud Prosecutor’s Office since February 2000. Prior to joining DCJ/OIFP, Lieutenant Pyrzanowski worked in the Special Investigations Section of Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and as a Borough of Belmar Police Department patrol officer. Prior to being promoted to Lieutenant, Jarek Pyrzanowski was a Member of the New Jersey State Police, Motor Vehicle Crimes Unit - Auto Theft Task Force (ATTF). Throughout his twenty year law enforcement career, he has been assigned to various units that conduct complex investigations pertaining to automobile crimes, financial crimes, criminal street gang crimes, drug trafficking and official misconduct. Lieutenant Pyrzanowski is a certified technical investigator and has extensive knowledge of electronic surveillance techniques and tactics.