Specialty Courses: Bad Breath Pistol
Jason has over thirteen years of law enforcement experience with 7 of those years being assigned to SWAT. Jason is a certified Armorer for Glock handguns and the AR-15 series rifle. Jason's past assignments consist of Department Range Master, Gang Detective, Tactical Baton Instructor and Taser Instructor. Jason left Law Enforcement from 2011 to 2013 and served as a High Threat Diplomatic Security Professional which included an assignment as a member of the U.S. Ambassador's Protection Detail in Baghdad, Iraq.
Jason has a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and worked as a firearms instructor from 2003 to 2010 for a Northern California P.O.S.T. Police Academy. Along with Jason's firearms experience, Jason also helped to create his last agency's Gang Unit and is currently an Executive Board Member for the Northern California Gang Investigators Association.
Prior to Jason's Law Enforcement career, he served as a Weapon Squad Team Leader with the 3/504 PIR (Parachute Infantry Regiment) with the 82nd Airborne Division where he was also tasked with teaching tactics and being a firearms instructor. With Jason's past experience and training he has taught firearm skills to novice firearm handlers at the police academy as well as to seasoned soldiers, contractors and law enforcement professionals.