Rainer A. Melucci – CFE, CSC, CFC, FACFE, DACFE, CHSIII – is a Consultant with EED Co, Inc. Mr. Melucci is licensed in New York and New Jersey as a Private Investigator and specializes in Counter Surveillance consulting. He has over thirty years of law enforcement, private security, and counter surveillance experience in the public and private sectors.
Expertise and experience is everything when it comes to evaluating security threats, protecting you from electronic eavesdropping, and securing your sensitive information. Mr. Melucci brings plenty of military, law enforcement, security and counter-surveillance experience to the job. Getting his start in the US Army Intelligence Unit in Fort Devens, he was mentored in electronic counter measures by James Ross, who taught Engineering at West Point. He also worked in the Criminal Investigation Division (CID) under Col. Frank P. Toscani.
Law Enforcement and Counter Surveillance Expertise
Mr. Melucci is retired from the Detective Division of the New York City Transit Police Department specializing in the design and application of audio and visual counter surveillance techniques and technologies. His vast experience with the “Stakeout Unit” provides a wealth of experience in the practical applications of surveillance, counter surveillance, bug sweeps and bug detection techniques.
Mr. Melucci is a former Vice President of Investigations for Wells Fargo, He earned a baccalaureate degree in Criminal Justice “Magna Cum Laude”.
Professional Designations and Organizations
Mr Melucci holds a professional designation from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners as a “Certified Fraud Examiner” (CFE), a Certified Security Consultant (CSC) from the International Institute Of Security & Safety Management, IISSM, a “Certified Fraud Consultant” (CFC) from the International Fraud Training Institute a “Fellow” (FACFE) & “Diplomat” (DABFE) of The American College of Forensic Examiners. and certification in “Homeland Security” Level III – CHSIII.
Mr. Melucci often lectures to law enforcement, professional organizations and private corporations on counter-surveillance applications and security enhancements.
Mr. Melucci is the Past President of the “Associated Licensed Detectives of New York State”, Past President of the “New York Chapter of Certified Fraud Examiners”, Past President of the “Society Of Professional Investigators” , Regional Vice President of the Institute Of Security & Safety Management, Member of “The Former Intelligence Officers Assoc.”, and was appointed by Governor Pataki to his “Security Guard Advisory Council”.
In addition he is a member of a number of other security and intelligence related organizations such as AFIO “Association of Former Intelligence Officers”, ABIA “American Board of Intelligence Analysts” Certified Intelligence Analyst, IAC, IAIPSIG “Int. Association of Private Sector Inspectors General”
Recognized By The Media As A Leading Counter Surveillance Expert
Recognized by the media as one of “The Top 15 Counter Surveillance Experts In The World“, Rainer Melucci has frequently been interviewed on television programs such as Alan B. Colmbs, P.M. Magazine, Wall Street Journal, and Discovery Channel, and has been featured in “Discover”, “Venture”, “Mirabella” and “Peter Mondheiser” Magazines. He has also been featured in “Newsday”, “The NY. Times”, and “The NY. Daily News”.
Mr. Melucci is listed in “How to get anything on anybody Book II” by Lee Lapin, as one of the top Counter Surveillance experts in the world.
Licenses and Certifications
Mr Melucci is Licensed and Certified in Electronic Counter Surveillance TSCM, Technical Surveillance Counter Measures, Investigations, Physical On-Site Security Evaluations, Fraud Activity, Retail Theft, and Background Checks. He is a licensed Private Investigator in both New York and New Jersey with vast experience in many types of investigations.