Instructor Staff

LEO's / Military / Citizens

Our instructors are current, former or retired law enforcement officers or military personnel with extensive backgrounds in firearms, tactics and related subject matter. They are all humble professionals that truly enjoy sharing their knowledge and experience with others.


These instructors bring firsthand knowledge and experience in the resolution of critical incidents. Some have been in law enforcement deadly force encounters and others are military combat veterans. They all believe in the power of teaching fundamentals and bring experiences that help validate training exercises to prepare you for circumstances others have encountered.


Ofc. Russ Lyons (ret.)

Cleveland PD - OH


Lt. Todd Swank

Detroit PD - MI

Trpr. Ben Sonstrom

Michigan State Police

Ofc. Jeff Felts (ret.)

Wayne PD - MI


Sgt. Mike Tkac (ret.)

Newington PD - CT

Lt. Mark Stout (ret.)

W. Bloomfield PD - MI

SGM. Mark Spicer (ret.)

British Army


Dep. Dave Agata

St. John's Co. So. - FL

Capt. Dave Marshall (ret.)

Dearborn PD - MI

Sgt. Robert Donaldson (ret.)

Winifred PD - IL


Lt. Paul Creger

Eaton Rapids PD - MI

Lt. Stacey Geik (ret.)

Kalamazoo DPS - MI

Chief Vincent Palazzolo (ret.)

Ferndale PD - MI


Lt. Keith Oke

St. Johns Co. So. - FL

Lt. John Farnsworth

Cleveland PD - OH

Lt. John Sherman (ret.)

Northville Twp. PD - MI


Sgt. Kelly Bricker (ret.)

Eaton Co. So. - MI

Lt. Jack Smith (ret.)

Kent Co. So. - MI

Sgt. Brian Wojcik (ret.)

Wayne PD - MI


Mr. Dennis Marion

Sgt. Brad Breedveld (ret.)

Michigan State Police

Dep. Skip Davis (ret.)

Washtenaw Co. So. - MI

Lt. Bernie Daven

Daytona Beach PD - FL

Det. Anton Locher (ret.)

Hazel Park PD, MI





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