Hans Menos, PhD, LCSW

Hans Menos, PhD, LCSW is the Vice President of Law Enforcement Initiatives for the Center for Policing Equity (CPE). In this role, Hans is responsible for the strategic vision for the Law Enforcement Initiatives team which is responsible for stewarding relationships with all police partners and acquiring their data for analysis.

Prior to his work at CPE, Hans Menos served as the Executive Director of the Police Advisory Commission for the City of Philadelphia. In this role, Hans led a team of investigators and policy analysts who sought to improve racial equity, transparency and accountability by reviewing the policy, practice, and customs of the Philadelphia Police Department. 

Throughout his career, Hans has worked with a variety of vulnerable populations in settings that require crisis intervention, policy analysis, and clinical skills. These populations include marginalized youth, recent immigrants, victims of domestic violence, victims of police misconduct, and families in crisis. Hans’ work is guided by a passion for human rights and social justice in the criminal justice system. Hans holds a PhD in Social Policy  and an MSW, both from Fordham University in New York City.