Abraham S. Kromah
Deputy Inspector General - Operations
2011 Eds - Masters of Education, emphases in primary Education and Curriculum Development, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
2010 Masters of Arts, Criminal Justice, with emphases in Police Operations and Administration, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York, New York
2007 Masters of Arts- Human Resources Development and Training
Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
1994 Bachelor of Arts -Management & Sociology
University of Liberia, Monrovia, Liberia
2016 Deputy Inspector General of Police for Operations
with supervisory responsibilities of the Uniform Divisions of the Liberian National Police. Police academy trained in report writing techniques and fire-armed usage and an effective community police officer.
Execute all operation instructions in the Liberia national Police.
Chairman of the Executive Committee of the National Election Task Force
2015 President & CEO
Pilot/ Sigakama Consultancy LLC, Monrovia, Liberia
Managed the Affairs of the Privately Owned Consultancy and Security Firm.
Provide advice to client on issues of personal and corporate protection. Perform threat assessment and analysis of potential interests, be it business or political. We perform follow-up on our client interest everywhere in the USA, Europe and Africa. We work with local authorities on issues of concerns, on our clients’ behalf.
2012-2015 Deputy Director of Police for Operations (U-102) Liberian National Police, Monrovia Liberia
Directed and coordinated the affairs of the operation wings of the LNP-comprising the Patrol, Traffic, CID, CSD, PSU, and the ERU, divisions. Drafted and implemented the Operations Agenda for Transformation in the LNP-which encompassed, 1-formulating crime reduction Strategies to address the level of lawlessness and crimes permeating in the society at the time, and 2-Strategies aimed at ensuring accountability and responsibility, with police misconducts a focus. Spearheaded the operation that arrested and prosecuted the criminal that killed peacekeepers in the Ivory Coast. Supervised strategy aim at addressing armed robbery and lawlessness in the Liberian society.
African Methodist Episcopal Zion University, Monrovia Liberia where I teach, introduction to Police Administration, Comparative Criminal Justice, and Private Security Administration
2004-2012 Probation Officer/ Investigator - The Superior Court of New Jersey, New Jersey, USA
Investigated and supervised defendants on probation by the courts. Supervise offenders placed on supervision, and investigated offender's personal and criminal history for the Court, prior to sentencing. Oversaw a case load of 778 for the purpose of ensuring compliance with the court directives. Perform any function assigned by the court with the goal of administering Justice to party litigants.
1999-2004 Supervisor/Intervention specialist
Allegro School of Special Needs Student, Morris Plains New Jersey
Where I provided mentoring for students with special needs and assisted in residential setting. Provided behavioral intervention and couching lesson to care givers in a residential setting
1996- 1997 Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia
Ministry of Defense
Coordinated the affairs of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) during the interim transition period. Set the basis for the Restructuring of the Armed Forces of Liberia, coordinated the affairs of the Armed Forces of Liberia, before the 1997 elections. Hosted the first conference of the ECOWAS Chief of Staff and represented Liberia at several regional conferences.
1996 Deputy Commissioner for Administration
Bureau of Maritime AffairsMonrovia, Liberia
Principal Deputy to the Commissioner of Maritime responsible for the internal administration including the accounting, operations and administration of the Bureau.
1986-1996 Police officer / Detective/ Deputy Director of Police for CID Affairs, Liberian National Police
Detected and investigated crime and helped in the prosecution of offenders; work as a narcotic agent before, Base commander of the Intelligent division, being appointed as Deputy Director of Police for CID and Interpol affairs; with supervisory responsibilities of the plain cloth divisions of the Liberian National Police. Police academy trained in report writing techniques and fire-armed usage and an effective community police officer. Steered the intern government’s strategy against Armed Robbery, drug trafficking and possession; contributed to the reduction and elimination of threats post by Armed Robbers and drug traffickers. Proficient in tactical Operations and VIP protection, surveillance, and threat detection.
- Founding member and press and public affairs officer of the Student Democratic Alliance (STUDA), University of Liberia
- Founding Member and elected to two terms as Chairman, Board of Directors, Federation of Liberian Mandingo Association in the USA (FELMAUSA), USA.
- Elected as the Northern New Jersey Representative to the Board of Directors of the Union of Liberia Association in the Americas (ULAA) 2009 and subsequently elected 2nd Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Union of Liberian in the Americas (ULAA) during the 2011 convention.
- Elected Secretary General of the Board of directors of the IE Majestic Sport Association in New Jersey, USA- 2009.