Train to Dominate
Law Enforcement since 1993
Mishawaka Police Department.
Waterloo Police Department
Dekalb County Sheriffs Department from 1993-1995
Pro Train Cadre
President & CEO
Master Instructor for STOPS USA
Police Use of Force
Police Traffic Stops
- Master Instructor Trainer for the Strategies & Tactics of Patrol Stops Officer Survival Program. (1 of 3 promoted to this status, out of nearly 4500 S.T.O.P.S Instructors in the United States).
- DPS Close Quarter Combat Instructor (certification through Black Belt Dr. Paul Whitesell)
- Taser International Instructor- for Taser Electronic Control Devices
- Def Tech Distraction Devices-Instructor
- Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) - Instructor
- Defensive Tactics -Straight baton -Weapon Retention / Disarming techniques
- Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) - Instructor
- IACP Drug Recognition Expert
- Safe and Legal Traffic Stops (SALTS) - Instructor
- Less than Lethal Deployment Instructor Def-Tech - Instructor
- Def Tech Chemical Agent Aerosol (CN/CS/OC) - Instructor
- Def Tech Chemical Munitions - Instructor
- MarTac Tactical Physical Tactics Instructor
- Use of Force Expert Witness (utilized in Federal and State Courts, and Department Discipline Hearings)
- Police Tactics and Traffic Stops Expert Witness
- NRA Pistol Instructor
Career Missions and Assignments
- Executive Director of the Strategies and Tactics of Patrol Stops Officer Survival Program
- Neighborhood Enforcement Team for 6 years focusing on inner city street level drug interdiction and investigations.
- Patrol sergeant for five years.
- Field Training Unit Manager for the Mishawaka Police Department.
- Training Officer for the Waterloo Police Department (1995-1997), and the Dekalb County Sheriffs Department from 1993-1995.
- District Security Officer for the United States Marshall Service (1999-2015)
Area of Expertise and Special Interest
Ron has advanced training and experience in SWAT operations, crash investigations, as well as being a Drug Recognition Expert. Ron is a martial arts student in several disciplines of combat arts. Ron has instructed more than 6500 Federal, State, and Local police officers throughout the United States