Michael Hinsperger

Staff Sergeant
Waterloo Regional Police Service

Michael Hinsperger

Staff Sergeant
Waterloo Regional Police Service

Biography

Staff Sergeant Michael Hinsperger has been a member of the Waterloo Regional Police Service for 28 years, where he is currently in charge of the Traffic Services Unit (TRU).  He brings extensive knowledge of roadside impairment detection and drug interdiction techniques as he is a Master Instructor and recognized expert by the US Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration – Drug Interdiction Assistance Program in Commercial Vehicle Criminal Interdiction.  In the Canadian Criminal Courts, Staff Sgt. Hinsperger is a recognized expert in areas such as contraband smuggling trends and driver behavioral abnormalities.  He has received numerous awards and is the current chair of the Ontario Police Commercial Vehicle Committee (OPCVC).

Staff Sergeant Hinsperger has been a Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) certified inspector since 2003 and also brings 12 years’ experience as a commercial class driver.