Criminal Justice Information Compliance and Innovation

PRI Management Group

About Us

Public safety information management solutions. Consulting. Training. Audit. Staffing.


Process Improvers

Change can be hard. We make it easy.  New process. New energy. New productivity.

Forward Thinking

Creativity. An eye to the future with an understanding of the past.

Problem Solvers

Solution driven.  Overcoming obstacles collaboratively.  Leading the way.

Customer Support

Lasting change through process, structure, training and support.


PRI is a highly specialized management consulting firm that provides criminal justice agencies records management, IT and crime data consulting, training and project management services. With core competencies in public records compliance, UCR/NIBRS, CJIS, RMS/CAD systems and records operations, PRI has proudly served over 1400 agencies since 2008.  

Unlike many consulting companies, PRI is owned and managed by public safety practitioners who specialize in the nuances of today’s information management compliance requirements and bring deep expertise with a businesslike approach to problem solving.  The success of every project is not just about the latest technology.  It means a commitment to first learning your agency’s operations, understanding your challenges and delivering comprehensive solutions that support your needs.

  • Average 3 Year Growth 100% 100%
  • Projects Completed Successfully 100% 100%
  • Client satisfaction 100% 100%
  • Quality of Services 100% 100%
PRI team
Edward Claughton

Edward Claughton


Ed Claughton is a nationally recognized expert in public safety records management and technology. After 19 years in law enforcement specializing in records, IT and investigations, he saw an opportunity. Built from scratch in 2008 to over 1400 clients today, PRI is the result of ground level expertise to command level knowledge in this very specific field. Ed knows police records management, UCR/NIBRS and public records inside and out.

MA, Criminal Justice, Boston University

BA Political Science, Loyola University New Orleans

Kelly Claughton

Kelly Claughton

Vice President, Operations

Kelly oversees PRI administration and is our Conference Manager.  With an eye toward client and vendor relations, Kelly is certain to keep things on track and on time.  She is a task master peppered with a high degree of likability.  Kelly attended Loyola University New Orleans and comes from a background in real estate.

Loyola University New Orleans

Daniel Pezet

Daniel Pezet

Vice President, Finance

Daniel brings years of experience in corporate financial operations with a vision for the future and a strong understanding of sound fiscal control.  Dan graduated from Florida State University and is the world’s most interesting number cruncher you’ll ever meet.

BS Finance, Florida State University

Charles Main

Charles Main

Training Coordinator

Charles manages our client relations overseeing scheduling, planning and coordination of seminar host agencies, staff travel and all client training needs. With the great ability to keep a very busy schedule on schedule, he is your primary contact for training. Charles graduated from the University of Miami before there was the internet.  Way before.

BA, Economics, University of Miami

David Feeney

David Feeney

Senior Consultant

David is our lead consultant with 24 years of public safety technology consulting work under his belt.  Specializing in RMS/CAD, wireless and mobile technologies, David knows what he’s talking about and, knows how to talk about it.  With the great ability to communicate complex information in non-complex ways, he keeps our clients readily informed and involved in the process. David has worked on projects of all sizes in public safety technology and is an expert at identifying process improvement opportunities through technology.

BA, Management,  National Louis University.

Joseph Surges

Joseph Surges


Joseph Surges is a law enforcement records subject matter expert.  Joe retired from the Concord Police Department as the Records Manager and began his law enforcement career in 1991 with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department. He has served twice as State President of CLEARS and as the CLEARS State Legislative Chair from 2001 to 2009. He also served on the CA POST State Records Manual Revision project and on curriculum development of the POST Basic Records and Records Supervisor courses.

BA, Saint Mary’s College of California

Brian Cash

Brian Cash


Brian Cash began his law enforcement career in 1992 with the Leesburg, FL Police Department and now works as Police Records Manager specializing in UCR, NIBRS, and evidence management.  His expertise will help your agency not only compile accurate Uniform Crime Reports, but also provide reliable crime statistics and mapping in support of intelligence led policing strategies.

BS, Criminal Justice, Troy University

Mike Radley

Mike Radley

Business Development

Mike Radley retired from the Coral Gables Police Department after a 30 year career and joined PRI in 2015. Mike’s extensive experience in police operations and vast connections makes him the perfect fit for our business development office.  If you hear from Mike, it is certain to be a positive experience- he’s a charmer.