Former Michigan State Police investigator Joe Koenig discusses the compelling evidence for identifying the late Walt Reca as the elusive hijacker of Northwest Orient Flight 305.
Joe retired from the Michigan State Police after 26 years and has 45 years of investigative experience in both the public and private sectors. He was lead investigator on the James R. Hoffa case, and investigated homicides, organized crime, financial crimes, narcotics, and public corruption. He is Past President of the Michigan FBI National Academy Associates. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), holds a BS in Accounting from Wayne State University, and a Masters in Public Administration from Eastern Michigan University where he was a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. He now owns and operates KMI Investigations in Western Michigan specializing in financial fraud investigations.
He authored the award-winning book “Getting the Truth” in 2014 and is a much sought-after speaker on how to discover the real message, distinguishing truth from deception, and how to “sculpt” questions to get the truth. “Getting the Truth” won the 2016 Montaigne Medal Finalist and 2016 Indie General Non-Fiction Finalist Awards.