surviving violent encounters & threats



As an officer there are situations that you have to be prepared to face.

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A warrior takes responsibility for his acts, for the most trivial of acts, an average man acts out his thoughts and never takes responsibility for what he does. -Carlos Castaneda

The warrior is always alert. He is never sleeping through life. He knows how to focus his mind and body. He is what the Samurai call mindful. -F.E. Morgan

The society that draws a line between it fighting men and its thinking men, will find its fighting done by fools and its thinking done by cowards. -Sir William Francis

The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong in the broken places. -Ernest Hemingway

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that…he does not become a monster. And when you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks at you. -Friedrich Nietzsche

The hero sacrifices himself for something – that’s the morality of it. -Joseph Campbell

Be Prepared

A prepared mind is forged in discipline, skilled in self-understanding, nurtured to be serene, rooted in a code and primed to counter violence.

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Indiana Township, Pennsylvania, Police Dept. - June 14 & 15, 2021.
Farmington Police Dept. - June 28 & 29, 2021.*

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Regional Organized Crime Information Center, July 8 & 9, 2021.*

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Lehi, Utah, Police Department, Feb. 1 & 2, 2022.*

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Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Feb. 16 & 17, 2022.*

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Heber City, Utah, Police Department, May 9 & 10, 2022.