JOE KENDA is retired at the rank of Lieutenant from the Colorado Springs Police Department. He conducted criminal investigations involving violent crime for more than 20 of his 25 years of service. Joe achieved a solution rate of 92% of the 387 homicide cases assigned to him and his unit. He is a certified instructor in the State of Colorado for Criminal Investigations, Advanced Criminal Investigations, Multi-Jurisdictional Investigations, Patrol Operations, and Specialized Patrol Operations. Kenda is a member of the Executive Board of the AISOCC and actively participates in offering advice to agencies with cold cases involving murder.. Joe is married with two adult children. He and Kathy reside in the Tidewater area of Virginia.