THE177: What Can A Former DEA Agent Teach You About Entrepreneurship
Our Guest is Larry Forletta
Larry Forletta is the founder of FORLETTA a Cleveland and Pittsburgh PI company. He is a highly decorated former special agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) with more than 30 years of professional law enforcement experience including the Maryland State Police.
Mr. Forletta has led major criminal investigations and international criminal organizations achieving a 100 percent conviction rate. He is a judicially recognized expert in the U.S. District and State Courts. He has supervised 25 criminal investigators with successful results and trained hundreds of local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, including the U.S. military.
Mr. Forletta is known throughout DEA as a major complex conspiracy investigator. His experience with the DEA includes spearheading of major criminal investigation involving international and domestic drug organizations, consultant to local government officials dealing with law enforcement issues, consultant to educational facilities and law firms concerning drug abuse and was an instructor for international government agencies.
He has been honored by receiving DEA’s highest award by the Attorney General of the United States and has received numerous awards from local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, including the U.S. military.