Ronald W. Glensor is a retired assistant chief of the Reno, Nev., Police Department. He has more than 35 years of police experience and has commanded the department's patrol, administration, and detective divisions. Glensor is recognized internationally for his work in community policing and has advised more than 500 agencies throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom. He was a research fellow at the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) in Washington, D.C., where he was responsible for problem solving training, and an Atlantic fellow in London, where he examined repeat victimization at the British Home Office. He received PERF's Gary P. Hayes Award in 1997. He coauthored Community Policing and Problem-Solving: Strategies and Practices, Police Supervision, and Policing Communities: Understanding Crime and Solving Problems. He has a master's in public administration and policy and a doctorate in political science from the University of Nevada, Reno.