FBI Special Agent (Retired)
Rob Woloszyn is a retired FBI Special Agent and U.S. Marine Corps veteran, an International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST) Nationally Certified Instructor and Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) Certified Instructor. He served in the FBI from 1995 - 2019 with field office assignments in San Diego, CA and Houston, TX. Rob spent four years in the San Diego Office on the Technical Surveillance Operations Squad and twenty years in the Houston Office working Health-Care Fraud, Government Fraud, Public Corruption, and Counterterrorism investigations. He spent the last five years of his career on a HUMINT (Human Intelligence) squad addressing Criminal and National Security Confidential Informant matters.
Rob has attended the FBI HUMINT Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Operations courses and the HUMINT Instructor Trainer course. He was an Investigative Case Agent his entire assignment in Houston, working a National-Level Major Case terrorism investigation prosecuted in the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and four-year Undercover Corruption Operation prosecuted in the Southern District of Texas (SDTX). Rob had collateral duties as the Evidence Response Team (ERT) - Alpha Team Leader and TDY support to the ERT and Logistic component of FBI Rotation-10 to the Iraqi Theater of Operations.
Rob has instructed Confidential Informant: Handling and Development training semi-annually to FBI Houston Division Special Agent and Professional-Staff personnel. He also instructed HUMINT training for the FBI Houston Division Probationary Agent Training Program, consisting of five training days teaching Handling and Development with registered Confidential Informants in an operational environment. Rob has instructed Non-Forensic Evidence Collection Pursuant to Search Warrant Execution, Trial Testimony—Testifying to Evidence Collection, and Shooting Incident Reconstruction to FBI Evidence Response Team (ERT) and Professional-Staff personnel.
After retiring from the FBI, Rob taught Potential Confidential Informant: Assessment and Recruitment to 160 Detectives and Officers as a Guest Instructor at the Houston Police Department Academy. He also developed and copyrighted an interactive 3-Day Law Enforcement Informant Management--Classroom & Field Training Course focusing on Confidential Informant Locating, Selection, Assessment, Recruitment, Handling, Development, Report Writing and Evaluation. The course has been approved for presentation by the FBI Information Management Division – Pre-Publication Review Unit. Rob is currently teaching Informant School to federal, state and municipal law enforcement officers, agents and analysts in Houston, Texas.