Retired from the Alaska State Troopers in June of 1997.
Over twenty-eight years experience in law enforcement.
Over twenty years experience in training law enforcement personnel in defensive/control tactics. Experience in training principles and methods of curriculum development.
One-On-One Control: Safe Street Tactics for Law Enforcement - Published 1999, Ray and Roo Enterprises
Cold Weather One-On-One Control - Published 2001, Ray and Roo Enterprises.
“Cold Weather Control” - 10/99, Defensive Tactics Newsletter
“Keeping Negatives Out of Defensive Training” - 10/00, Defensive Tactics Newsletter
Crook County High School, Prineville, Oregon, 1964 - Graduate
University of Alaska, 1976 - 16 credit hours
Hawkeye Institute of Technology, Waterloo Iowa, 1992 - 2.4 CEU
University of Northern Iowa, 1993 - 4.5 CEU
1997 – Present - One On One Control Tactics, Vancouver, WA Owner/Instructor. Trainer and consultant in defensive tactics including pepper spray and ASP Baton. Traveling Trainer for Alaska Police Standards Council. Skid Car Systems Trainer, Portland, Oregon.
1992 – 1997 Department of Public Safety Training Academy, Sitka, Alaska. Full time staff instructor. Promoted to rank of Corporal in 1993.
1991 - 1992 Department of Public Safety Training Academy, Sitka, Alaska. Part-time staff instructor, part-time post trooper which included patrol duties and criminal investigations locally and in outlying villages.
1975 - 1991 Department of Public Safety, Alaska State Troopers; Ketchikan, Juneau and Anchorage. Full time patrol duties and narcotics investigations.
LAW ENFORCEMENT RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES
Patrol: Responsible for patrolling five villages; fulfilling cooperative patrol agreement with United Stated Forest Service; criminal investigations; criminal law enforcement; traffic law enforcement; civil and criminal process service; law enforcement patrol; search and rescue; rural enforcement; prisoner transport; assist municipal police; and other law enforcement duties as assigned.
Public Safety Training Academy: Instructor for the following subjects: Defensive Tactics Training; the Role of Corrections; Landlord Tenant Law; Alcoholic Beverage Statutes; Cap Stun; Alaska Criminal Statutes; Alaska Traffic Regulations; the Criminal Justice System; the Role of Law Enforcement; the ASP Tactical Baton; and Skid Car driving instructor. Also responsible for all physical and personal training.
Responsible for the development, coordination and presentation of programs for the Alaska State Trooper Recruit Academy; Municipal Police Officer and Village Public Safety Officer Basic Training Course; basic defensive tactics courses for Alaska Marine Highways; Alaska State Park Service; National Park Service; Coast Guard sea survival; and numerous other agencies.
1970 - 1975 United States Coast Guard Intelligence, Criminal Investigator.
1964 - 1970 United States Coast Guard, 1st Class Boatswains Mate
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Advanced Police Physical Fitness Specialist; Certified Personal Trainer - Cooper Aerobic Institute, Dallas, Texas
ASP Tactical Baton - Armament Systems and Procedures Institute
Instructor Development(2001-E) - Washington State Criminal Justice Center
Instructor, Use of Force - Southeastern Center for Police Law and Liability Management - Department of Public Safety, Sitka, Alaska
The Reid Method of Criminal Interviews
Field Training Officer - Department of Public Safety, Sitka, Alaska
Law Enforcement Life Saving/First Aid - Department of Public Safety, Sitka, Alaska
Managing Search Operations - Emergency Response Institute, Inc.
Skid Car Instructor - Pitarresi Pro-Driving Skills, Portland, Oregon
EVOC Instructor - Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Artesia, New Mexico
Advanced Certificate, Certified Police Officer - Alaska Police Standards Council
Certified Police Instructor - Alaska Police Standards Council
Certified Police Instructor, Use of Force - Alaska Police Standards Council
Certified Instructor/Trainer Police Defensive Tactics - Alaska Police Standards Council
Certified by the Alaska Superior Court System as an expert witness in Self-Defense, Use and Application of Pepper Spray, and Use of Force
Certified Advanced Police Physical Fitness Specialist, and Certified Personal Trainer - Cooper Aerobic Institute
Certified Police Self-Defense Instructor - Police Self Defensive Tactics Instructors International (PSDI)
Certified as Qualified Rappeller - Department of the Army, Joint Readiness Training Center
Active Counter Measures Weapon Control Instructor; Active Counter Measures Simulation Instructor; Active Counter Measures Unarmed Blocking and Striking Techniques Instructor; and Active Counter Measures Simulation Training Program Development Instructor - Active Counter Measures Systems
ASP Tactical Baton Trainer and Instructor Trainer - Armament Systems and Procedures Institute Instructor,
Weapons Retention Kutz Method - Kutz Weapon Retention System
Intermediate Instructor, Kokusai Nihon Unarmed Control Tactics - International Martial Art Association Police Division, United States Branch (Tokyo Police)
Certified Coach - American Coaching Effectiveness Program
Certified Senior Coach and Certified Senior Examiner in Judo - United States Judo Association
Certified Senior Examiner in JuJitsu - United States Judo Association, JuJitsu Division
9th Degree Black Belt, Taiho Jitsu - United States Martial Arts Association
8th Degree Black Belt, Judo – United States Martial Arts Association
9th Degree Black Belt, JuJitsu – United States Martial Arts Association
5th degree Black Belt, Karate-United States Martial Arts Association
Yudansha Taigu 2005 United States Martial Arts Association
Assistant Director, Police Self Defense Division, United Stated Martial Arts Association
Nage No Kata Instructor - United States Judo Association
6th Degree Black Belt, Judo - United States Judo Association
6th Degree Black Belt, JuJitsu - United States Judo Association, JuJitsu Division
4th Degree Black Belt, Karate - Dragon Te Association, United States Karate Alliance and United States Martial Arts Association
3rd Degree Black Belt Modern Self Defense Organization, Austria
Certified Instructor, Police Self-Defense - International Martial Arts Association, USA Branch, Police Division
Certified Instructor, Judo and Karate - International Martial Arts Association, World Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan
Cultural Contacts Instructor, “Train the Trainer - A Professional Police Response to Cultural Diversity” - Cultural Contacts Training Institute
O.C.A.T. Instructor Trainer - R.E.B. Security
Monadnock PR-24 Instructor - Monadnock Training Council
Pressure Point Control Defensive Tactics System Instructor; Pressure Point Control Tactics Spontaneous Knife Defense System Instructor; and Pressure Point Control Tactics Instructor - Pressure Point Control Tactics Management Systems
Marine Safety Instructor - Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA)
Skid Car Instructor - Pitarresi Pro-Driving Skills (Skid Car USA)
Driver Instructor Training Program (EVOC) - Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Artesia, New Mexico
Alaska Peace Officer’s Association
American Police Academy
American Police Hall of Fame
American Society for Law Enforcement Trainers
Association of Professional Law Enforcement Emergency Vehicle Response Trainers (ALERT)
Fraternal Order of Alaska State Troopers
Instructor, International Martial Arts Association, Police Division
Member, Board of Directors, Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA)
Police Marksman Association
Regional Director, International Martial Arts Association, World Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan
Regional Director, Police Defensive Tactics Instructors International
Who's Who in American Law Enforcement
Director United States Martial Arts Association Law Enforcement Division
United International Federation of Martial Arts (U.I.F.M.A.)
Defensive Tactics Newsletter, Leadership Award for Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics
Inducted into United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame, 08/2000 (Silver Life Award)
Inducted into Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame, 01/2001 (Outstanding Contributor to the Martial Arts Grand master)
Inducted into Martial Arts Masters Pioneers & legends Hall of Fame 07/2001 (Most Distinguished Master of the Year)
Inducted into The Universal Martial Art Hall of Fame 07/2001 (Law Enforcement Trainer of the year)
Inducted into the United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame 8/2001 (Master Instructor of the year)
Inducted into The World Karate Union Hall of Fame 07/2002 (Master Instructor of the Year Control Tactics)
Inducted into United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame 8/2002 (Most Distinguished Master of the Year)
Inducted into The United States martial Arts Hall of Fame 6/26/2003 (Grand Master of the Year)
Inducted into The Universal Martial Arts Hall of Fame 7/12/2003 (Law Enforcement Defense Tactics Instructor of the Year)
Inducted into United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame 7/2004 (The Phillip S. Porter Life Time Achievement Award)
Awarded Rank and Title Yudansha Taigu 2005 at USMA Hall of Fame