“Always intelligent and provocative, as well as disciplined and civil. A stimulating way to spend an evening.”

- The Wall Street Journal

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R. Gil Kerlikowske

Kerlikowske, R. Gil

36-year Veteran of Law Enforcement

Kerlikowske was appointed as chief of police for Seattle in August 2000. Kerlikowske served as the police commissioner for Buffalo, New York. He has also worked as a patrol officer, as a detective in narcotics and robbery, and as a hostage negotiator in St. Petersburg, Florida.

  • Violent Crime and Guns in the Hometown
    Excerpt from a speech by R. Gil Kerlikowske November 28, 2006
  • Testimony by Chief R. Gil Kerlikowske to Senate Labor, Commerce, Research and Development
    Committee on Senate Bill 5197 to Close the Gun Show Loophole February 8, 2007