Paolo Cestra

Paolo Cestra

President of Honour, ROADPOL

Colonel of the Italian National Police. Head of the Operations Division of the National Roads Police Service.

Over twenty years of service experience in Road Policing. European expert and special consultant on Road Safety.

Contract professor in 'Public Law', at the Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine and Psychology of the "Sapienza" University of Rome (English language course).

Senior member of the PIARC-APCR (World Roads Association) Italian Office C.T.1.3 'Technical Committee for Politics and Programs on Roads Safety'

He was President of CARPOL Subgroup within the LEWP of the Council of the European Union in Brussels during the period July to December 2014.

From 2012 to 2019, he was the Italian representative to the LANDSEC Committee within the DGMove at the European Commission in Bruxelles and also member of the Experts Committee on road transport-social rules.

Author of several books and articles on Road Safety matters, Paolo, as part of an Italian Specialists Working Group, is now improving studies on the new concept of Road Policing (illustrated into the book Road Policing ' A new concept. Pacini Giuridica, 2020 - ISBN 9788833792583), on the use of autonomous vehicles (illustrated into the article 'Police use of driverless vehicles. A preliminary study'. 'International Journal of Social Science Research and Review, 2023, vol.6, issue 3)