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

West Virginia Public Safety Expo, Charleston WV. Canceled due to Virus. Waiting for it to be rescheduled.

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

Rocky Mountain HIDTA, Denver, Co., Tentative re-scheduled for July 20 & 21, 2020.

*10200 E Girard Ave. Bldg. C, Suite 444, Denver, CO.

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