Inspector Monique Rollin (retired) was a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Police Service with over 31 years’ experience including 20 years as a Crisis Negotiator. She retired as the Division Commander of Investigation Services and was previously the Division Commander of Patrol Services. As a senior officer she was a Critical Incident and Tactical Commander and trained officers as Crisis Negotiators, Front Line Supervisors and Domestic Violence Investigators.
Monique has been published by the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police on Feminist Leadership, on Unfounded Sexual Violence Reviews and in Canada’s Blueline Magazine on Gender Issues and Changing What Power Looks Like in the Workplace. Monique holds an executive position with the Ontario Women in Law Enforcement Association and is the founder and president of Algoma Women in Law Enforcement.
Monique has taken on private consulting including a position as Vice President and Director of Training for Canadian Critical Incident Inc. and now develops curriculum and delivers accredited training to Incident Commanders, Crisis Negotiators, 911 Communicators, Front-line Supervisors and first responders on de-escalation, crisis/hostage negotiations, major incident response and incident command.