Senior Director/ Investigator
Jason Heilman has over 19 years of investigative experience within the public and private sector. Jason began his career working within the security industry for Allina Health Systems, where he was involved with conducting employee related investigations, before spending the next 15 years as an investigator and police officer for the City of Maple Grove, Minnesota. In 2018 Jason moved from the public sector to the private sector and now holds licensures in the state of Minnesota for private investigations and protective services.
Jason has significant employment related investigative experience having served on the City of Maple Grove police officer hiring board, as well as the security team and hiring representative for the Osseo/Maple Grove, Minnesota School District.
Throughout Jason’s investigative career he has led in a variety of ways including; being the former lead core investigator and union president with the Maple Grove Police Department, School Resource Officer (SRO) for the Osseo, MN School District, President of the Hennepin County Investigator’s Association, TCORCA (Twin Cities Organized Retail Crime Association) board member, and ICAC Task Force Member (Internet Crimes Against Children) from 2012 through 2018.
Jason has received specialized training from the Department of Justice, FBI, Homeland Security, FEMA, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Southern Police Institute and John E. Reid and Associates. Specializing in the areas of; controlling and managing major cases, interviewing and interrogation, complex fraud investigations, threat assessment, criminal and civil investigations, undercover operations, death investigations, explosive device investigation, arson, retail crime, accident investigations, cyber crimes, digital forensic analysis, background investigations and crime analytics. Jason has also received specialized training from the FBI's Laboratory Division, Explosives Unit, on Post-Blast Investigations.