Richard “Bo” Dietl was a New York City Police Officer and Detective from June 1969 until he retired in 1985.
Richard “Bo” Dietl is the Founder & Chairman of Beau Dietl & Associates. Founded in 1985, Beau Dietl & Associates has grown to become one of the premier investigative and security firms in the nation and is a full service organization providing a wide variety of investigative and security services to corporate and individual clients worldwide. In 2010, Bo formed Beau Dietl Consulting Services (BDCS), his company recruits temporary and permanent placements in the IT, Finance, and Business verticals for global leaders and Fortune 500 companies with clients such as JP Morgan Chase, Citibank and Ernst & Young.
Bo has been a Fox News and Business contributor for the past 10 years, his commentary is called upon countless times for his expertise on current events happening nationwide. For the past 30 years he has been a weekly guest on Imus in the Morning, and appears on several other Fox shows on a regular basis.
In 1986, Bo was nominated for the U.S. Congress by the Republican and Conservative parties of New York State for the 6th Congressional District (to fill the seat of the late Joseph Addabbo). In a 7-1 Democratic District, the Rev. Floyd Flake edged out Bo by a mere 2,500 votes.
In 1989 President George Bush appointed Bo as Co-Chairman of the National Crime Commission. In 1994, Governor George E. Pataki appointed Bo Chairman of the New York State Security Guard Advisory Council. He served as Security Consultant to the National Republican Convention and as Director of Security for the New York State Republican Convention.
Bo was the Chairman of the Board for Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (DCT), the worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacturing and sale of mobile document capture solutions. Since 1998, DCT has supplied over 4 million scanning devices, along with proprietary software for custom integrations for OEMs, VARS, etc., and now has recently partnered with N.C.R. Bo serves as a primary consultant to several different companies, such as Odyssey Logistics & Technology, Inc., the EMC Corporation, RSA – the security division of EMC. He also has an extended reach in the Real Estate business with Steve Witkoff as his Partner in some of the finest buildings in New York.
Bo is an advisor for a technology known as COPsync. COPsync operates the nation’s only real-time law enforcement information sharing network which helps increase officer safety.more » « less