Law Enforcement Professional, Youth Substance Abuse Expert & Founder, Tall Cop Says Stop™

Standing at 6’9”, Jermaine Galloway can look intimidating. But in fact, he’s a devoted, passionate man who cares about America’s (and beyond) youth and communities. That passion informs what he does with Tall Cop Says Stop™.

Now a Texan by choice, Officer Galloway worked in Idaho law enforcement for over 18 years. His various assignments have included: alcohol compliance and enforcement, crime scene investigation, DUI task force, officer mentoring, and Field training officer.

After playing Division I basketball, and receiving his BA from the University of San Francisco, Jermaine devotes most of his time educating professionals and communities on drug & alcohol prevention and enforcement. To date, he has trained more than 650,000 people nationwide and internationally. He has also conducted more than 8400 community scans at a variety of locations, including: retail stores, festivals, housing areas, and schools and universities.

With the help of his wife, Officer Galloway created the Northwest Alcohol Conference. This nationally recognized program provides training and enforcement strategies for community alcohol problems. Officer Galloway has created several other community-based drug/alcohol prevention programs, as well.

In addition to numerous accolades and recognitions, Jermaine Galloway has published articles in American Police Beat Magazine and various newspapers. In 2015, his program You Can’t Stop What You Don’t Know™ was highlighted in the book Clearing the Haze by Dr. Christian Thurstone and Christine Tatum. He has also been highlighted in numerous news stories on such topics as: marijuana, E-cigarettes, party patrols, underage drinking, and drug trends and stash compartments.