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Regina S. Scott


Team Leader, Investigations

Areas of Expertise

Due Diligence + Background Investigation
Law Enforcement Consulting


Regina Scott is the Team Leader, Mid-West for Jensen Hughes. She brings a deep knowledge and awareness of investigative procedures, open-source intelligence and threat assessment. A dynamic leader, Regina also has a strong background in organizational leadership, training, and development. Prior to her career at Jensen Hughes, she had an extensive career in law enforcement. Her last assignment was with the Chicago Police Department's intelligence center, where she had increasing responsibility for identifying emerging and existing threats to public safety.

Regina's work centers on employee accountability, independent, third-party internal investigations of employee misconduct, fraud, embezzlement, sexual harassment, and safe workplace practices. She also supports our consent decree work in Bakersfield. Her team provides a range of investigative and law enforcement services. This work includes litigation, due diligence and professional standards investigations and assessment, evaluations and oversight for state, local and tribal governments, law enforcement agencies and foreign governments.

Education / Certifications
  • BS - Criminal Justice, Chicago State University
  • MS - Criminal/Social Justice, Lewis University
  • MA - Organizational Leadership - Focus on Training & Development, Lewis University
  • Candidate-EdD - Organizational Leadership, Concordia University
  • Instructor for Basic Law Enforcement Training + Crisis Intervention Team Member, Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
  • Security Assessment Specialist, American Crime Prevention Institute
  • Member, ASIS International
  • Member, International Association of Interviewers