About Sal Lifriei


Sal Lifrieri is currently the President of Protective Countermeasures Inc, a security firm located in New Rochelle New York specializing in threat and vulnerability assessments. He is often sourced by both the local and national news media for commentary on security and terrorism related stories; and is a published author and frequent lecturer. Mr. Lifrieri is also the President of the Empire Chapter of IALEIA, the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts. IALEIA is the largest professional organization in the world representing law enforcement analysts.


Mr. Lifrieri served as the Director of Security and Intelligence Operations for Mayor Rudolph Giuliani’s Office of Emergency Management from January 1996 to January 2001. In this role, Mr. Lifrieri held responsibilities for managing security and intelligence operations for the Office Emergency Management. Some of his most notable responsibilities included:

• Crisis and contingency counter terrorism planning for the city and a number of its larger corporate residents

• Risk assessment and crisis/consequences planning for the city’s key buildings and critical infrastructure

• Coordination of intelligence and anti-terrorism operations with city, state, federal, and international agencies/countries

• Security design of New York City’s Emergency Operations Center