Thomas A. Constantine


Age: 76

Summary: former chief administrator of the federal drug control law enforcement agency Drug Enforcement Administration considered as the first uniformed trooper in 30 years to rise through the ranks to become superintendent of the New York State Police from 1986 to 1994 who was named as head to the DEA by President Bill Clinton in 1994 and bolstered the agency's strength by more than 1,100 agents to more than 9,000 stationed in nearly 60 countries as administrator for five years.

Cause of Death: Staph infection

Born: December 23, 1938

Died: May 3, 2015

Pinehurst, North Carolina