7pm North Ranch Center
Guest Speaker: Brian Fitzpatrick (click on his name! He’s something special.) “Firearms training philosophy, developing a personal training culture,
and the importance of continuing education for gun owners.” (I can throw in some war stories if that will please you Tom…) Click here to register
The only two-time Medal of Valor recipient in his department’s history, Brian retired in 2012 after a thirty-four year police career in Los Angeles County, California. He holds an MA degree in History from the California State University, Northridge and a BS degree in Public Safety Administration from William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ. Brian has worked patrol (officer, field training officer and sergeant), K-9 unit, major crimes surveillance, US Customs Service task-force, street-level and major narcotics, special problems unit, and detective bureau (investigator and supervisor).
With decades of teaching experience in law enforcement and in the private sector, Brian holds instructor level certifications from California P.O.S.T. and the NRA, Law Enforcement Division. He created and taught his department’s active shooter response plan, and standardized building search and room clearing protocol. He authored the department’s patrol rifle proposal and instructed operator school for the subsequently adopted Colt AR-15/M- 4 patrol rifle.