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Commissioner Robert L. Quinn

Robert Quinn

Robert L. Quinn is the appointed Commissioner of Safety. The Commissioner is appointed by the Governor, with the consent of the Executive Council, to serve a term of four years. He represents the public interest in the administration of the Department of Safety and is responsible to the Governor, the General Court and to the public for such administration.

Commissioner Quinn received his Master of Science in management from Southern New Hampshire University in 2019. He is also a graduate of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's Unit Commander's Academy and the FBI National Academy, both located in Quantico, Virginia. In 2016, he was named DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year.

In 2010, Mr. Quinn was appointed as the Director of the New Hampshire State Police. As State Police Director with the rank of Colonel, he oversaw enforcement of criminal, motor vehicle, and other public safety laws, and the regulation of detective agencies and security services as governed by law.

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