Graduate of Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy
Associate Degree in Criminal Justice
Awarded Senior Certificate by Law Enforcement Standard (Highest rating available in Arkansas)
Graduate of Instructor Development Course - AR State Training Academy
Licensed Certified Police Instructor in Arkansas
33 credit hours toward a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice
Licensed Private Investigator by Arkansas State Police Since 1990
Licensed Firearms Instructor for Arkansas State Police for Act 419 of 1995, Concealed Weapons Permit.
Background Experience 20 years progressive experience with the Hot Springs Police Department. 30 Years
active Law Enforcement Total.
1,925 certified Investigative Training hours through the Arkansas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards.
Instructed by: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Arkansas State Police- U.S. Treasury and the Drug Enforcement Administration - Major course study included: Criminal Investigation - Crime Scene Investigation
Fraud Investigation- Child Abuse Investigation.
Presidential Commendation for Professionalism in police work.
Presented during a special ceremony at the White House by the President of the United States.
1993 Officer of the Year for Arkansas - recipient of the Captain J. E. Muns Humanitarian Award -
Arkansas Municipal Police Association
1992 Warwick/Turner Memorial Award for outstanding and dedicated service.
To community and fellow officers - Hot Springs Fraternal Order of Police
1992 Officer of the Year - Hot Springs Police Department 1992 Law Enforcement Commendation Medal
outstanding achievement - The National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution
1990 Certificate of Recognition from Governor Bill Clinton for outstanding public service - State of Arkansas
Life member of the Arkansas Municipal Police Association Life member of Fraternal Order of Police.
(Past President and Vice President)