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Mike Martinez


Police Detective
City of Escondido, CA
Mike Martinez has over 20 years of law enforcement experience and he is a detective for the Escondido Police Department, specializing in Commercial Burglary.

During his career, Mike has earned awards for Heroism, Life Saving, Police Officer of the Year, and the Crime Stopper’s Enough is Enough award.

In 2007, Mike was one of the founding members of the San Diego Organized Retail Crime Alliance (SDORCA) and he currently serves as the Executive Director of SDORCA, hosting bi-monthly meetings and organizing plain-clothes Mall Blitz’ to pro-actively investigate, dismantle and arrest ORC suspects.

A few of the things that Mike is proudest of is running the Escondido PD Kid’s Christmas Party and being a Sports Coordinator for the United States Police and Fire Championships Games.

Speaking in:

Wednesday Jun 12
10:30 - 11:15 AM
204 B, Level 2

The sophistication and brazenness of organized retail thieves pose new challenges to retail investigators trying to track them down. With ORC rings working multi-state and multi-regional territories, it is imperative for retailers to enlist all... Read more