Thomas Ruskin has been the President of the CMP Protective and Investigative Group, Inc. for over the past decade. The CMP Group is an internationally recognized investigative and security firm with clients and corporations from around the world.
Thomas Ruskin is a highly decorated former New York City Police Detective Investigator.
He was responsible for Crisis Management for the Mayor, Police
Commissioner and Deputy Commissioners of Operations and Crime
Control Strategies for New York City. He has been involved in
cases that have received worldwide attention, including the 1993
terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, the NYC subway system
bombing, airline crashes, police shootings, hostage situations
and major organized crime and narcotic cases.
of Mr. Ruskin's background ranging over two decades in law enforcement,
has been spent in the field of investigation. He began his career
with the Department of Investigations Inspector General offices
of the Department of Environmental Protection and Fire Department,
rising to the position of Senior Investigator. In the NYPD Mr.
Ruskin was assigned to the Burglary Latent Print Unit, Anti-Crime
Squad, and the Organized Control Bureau-Narcotics Division's Special
Projects Unit. He was responsible for cases that lead to arrests
of individuals who committed Federal and State crimes and was
responsible for a 3 million dollar federally subsidized undercover
background includes responsibility for the protection of President
Bill Clinton, Vice-President Al Gore, Mrs. Hillary Clinton, Mrs.
Tipper Gore, 1998 Presidential candidate Senator Robert Dole and
other national and international dignitaries and Heads of State.
Mr. Ruskin has received specialized training from the NYPD Intelligence
Division and the United States Secret Service in Dignitary Protection.
is recognized as an international investigative, security and
expert by various news organizations including NBC, ABC, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN,
Fox News Channel,Sky News and
1010 WINS News.
He has made frequent appearances on various TV and radio shows.
New York City Police Department Honor Legion
Former Board Member - Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
International Association for Counter-Terrorism and
Association of Certified
National Council of
Security Services, Inc.
for Protection Officers
of Investigative Specialists
"Make A Wish"
10-13 Club of America
Fraternal Order of
Shomrim Society of
Area Police / Private
Security Liaison (A.P.P.L.)
Detectives of NY State, Inc
of Licensed Investigators
of Licensed Investigators
New Jersey Private
American Society for
Industrial Security (A.S.I.S.)