Robert Castelli Politician

Robert J. "Bob" Castelli (born December 16, 1949) is an American security consultant, professor and media personality from Goldens Bridge, New York. He served two terms as a member of the New York State Assembly, representing northeastern Westchester County, New York.During the Vietnam War, he served with the 7th Cavalry Regiment in the United States Army. Upon his separation from military, he became a member of the New York State Police, where he served with the elite Special Investigations Unit and the New York State Organized Crime Task Force for over two decades.A graduate of Harvard University, Castelli is a nationally recognized expert on criminal justice and security matters. He became an educator in 1996 went on to serve as Chair of the Criminal Justice Department at Iona College. After holding elective office in local government, Castelli ran for and was elected to the State Assembly in a special election in February 2010, and was reelected just eight months later for a second, and this time full two-year term. He is also a columnist for the website Politico.

Personal facts

Robert Castelli
Birth dateDecember 16, 1949
Birth place
Jamaica Queens
Golden's Bridge New York


Office holder

military operations
Vietnam War
military branch
United States Army
military rank
Lewisboro New York
Town Councilman
Republican Party (United States)
service end1973
service start1967
David Buchwald

Robert Castelli on Wikipedia

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