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About Dave Mace Private Investigator

Dave Mace retired from the Rochester Police Department at the rank of Investigator with over 21 years of law enforcement experience. 12 years of his service with RPD was in the assignment of Investigator.

Assigned to the Major Crimes Unit.

Investigated some of the most complex investigations including: Major Economic Crimes; Insurance Fraud; Homicides, Intra-Familial Sexual Assaults of Children, Bank Robberies; Arson; Violent Crimes such as Shootings and Rape; and Missing Person Investigations.

5-year member of the Rochester Stolen Vehicle and Insurance Fraud Task Force. The Task Force is made up of members of local, county and state law enforcement agencies and the NYS Insurance Fraud Bureau. Dave conducted insurance fraud investigations working closely with Insurance Company SIU Investigators and the NYS Insurance Fraud Bureau. Many of these investigations resulted in arrests and successful prosecution for Insurance Fraud, Grand Larceny and other felony charges.

Dave distinguished himself as a professional, thorough and conscientious Investigator who is able to provide unimpeachable courtroom testimony.

11 years on the RPD Emergency Task Force (SWAT Team).

Dave maintains an annual firearms proficiency qualification and is qualified to carry a concealed pistol nationwide (HR-218). He is also a former Advanced Firearms Instructor at the Police Academy.

Expert Forensic Interviewer of Children.

Internal Investigator with the Rochester City School District. Dave works part-time at the RCSD conducting impartial and confidential investigations of alleged employee misconduct. Investigations include employee theft; harassment; activity checks; and criminal checks. Investigations involve interviews of victims, witnesses, and suspects; collecting evidence; surveillance and a confidential report of findings.

Registered with the Monroe County Conflict Defender's Office.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the Rochester Institute of Technology 1988.

Member of IAATI (International Association of Auto Theft Investigators) since 2004.

Based on Dave's investigative background he founded Mace Investigations, LLC in 2009. Dave is insured and a New York State licensed and bonded Private Investigator. He provides professional private investigations and assures his clients confidentiality and one-on-one service.

Mace Investigations, LLC also provides Executive/Dignitary Protection and Armed Security for private events (parties, weddings, funerals) and high-risk employee terminations.

Dave has contacts with local, state and Federal law enforcement agencies, the New York State Insurance Department Frauds Bureau, and Insurance Company SIU's.

Mace Investigations, LLC promises confidentiality and integrity at every step of the investigation. Let Mace Investigations be your private investigator