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.

Upcoming Seminars

Miami-Dade Police Department, Doral, Fl., Jan. 13 & 14, 2020.

Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, NC, Jan. 23 & 24, 2020.

Rocky Mountain HIDTA, Denver, Co., April 14 & 15, 2020*
                 *10200 E Girard Ave. Bldg. C, Suite 444, Denver, CO.

Bonneville County Sheriff's Office, Idaho, Falls, Idaho, July 7 & 8, 2020.

Indiana Township, PA, Police Department, Oct. 5 & 6, 2020,