Jeffery Egge is a retired sergeant with the Minneapolis Police Department, where he served for 23 years. He was assigned to the Investigations Division and supervised Strategic and Crime Analysis. Jeff was selected in 2016 as an NIJ LEADS Scholar to collaborate and lead in the advancement of policing through applying research-based practices to the field. In 2018, he was inducted into the Evidence Based Policing Hall of Fame at the Center for Evidence Based Crime Policy at George Mason University. He has worked in CompStat, Organized Crime, Homicide, and Patrol.
Sgt. Egge holds a Master’s Degree from the University of St. Thomas in Police Leadership, Administration and Training, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Management from Concordia University. He was a Senior Research Fellow at the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) and has contributed to publications on crime analysis, research and planning, and predictive policing. Jeff has presented at national symposia for the Center for Evidence Based Crime Policy, Police Executive Research Forum, and the International Association of Crime Analysts and is a member of ASEBP. Prior to joining the MPD, he was an Investigations and Training Specialist and Loss Prevention Manager for Dayton Hudson (now Target Corp).