Captain, Minnesota State Patrol
Captain Eric Roeske is the Director of Capitol Security and Executive Protection division of the Minnesota State Patrol.
Captain Roeske has 26 years of law enforcement experience at the municipal, county and state level. In his 22 years with the Minnesota State Patrol, he has been a patrol trooper, SWAT team member, firearms and crowd management instructor and public information officer prior to his current role.
Captain Roeske holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and master’s degree in security technologies from the University of Minnesota Technological Leadership Institute.