As the Captain of Special Operations Division, Captain Consalo is responsible for oversight of the Community Services Unit, Victim Advocates, School Resource Officer Unit.
Captain Consalo started his Law Enforcement career with the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office in 1995. During his tenure, he has served as a patrol deputy, SWAT team member and FTO before his promotion to sergeant. As Sergeant, he supervised the MACE Unit, Public Safety Dispatch Unit and Special Operations Unit. In 2012, as a Lieutenant, he supervised the Field Training Section and later transferred to the Law Enforcement Services Division where he received his promotion to Captain. As Captain, he supervised the Criminal Investigations Division, Forensic Services Unit, Intelligence Unit and Special Investigation Unit.
Captain Consalo is a graduate of Saint Edward’s high school in Vero Beach 1981. He earned his Bachelors in Economics degree from Emory University 1985 and graduated from the Southern Police Institute Command Officers Development Course. Captain Consalo is a distinguished graduate of the FBI National Academy class #257.
Captain Consalo has obtained numerous advanced law enforcement training including Instructor Techniques, Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques, SWAT, Field Training Officer, Sexual and Domestic Violence Advanced Training, Crimes Against Children, CMS Firearms Instructor, Patrol, Tactical and Domestic Security, Intelligence Led Policing, Substance Addiction Diversion, Drug Unit Supervisor, Criminal Street Gangs, Media Relations, NIMS IS-700, ICS IS-100, IS-200, ICS G-300, G-400, NRP IS-80, and Amber Alert ICAC.
Captain Consalo has lived in Vero Beach since 1975 and has been actively involved in our community his entire life having coach various youth sports to include football, soccer, and baseball. He was the Special Olympics Torch Run Coordinator for numerous years and is currently a Board member of the Children Service Advisory Committee. Captain Consalo enjoys spending time with his family boating, fishing and scuba diving.