Breaching & Tactics Instructor
Phillip is a highly decorated veteran police officer with over 20 years of experience in one of the most violent crime cities in America. He spent over a decade assigned to a Special Operations Tactical Unit, serving as the Team Leader and Primary Instructor. He has extensive experience in Breaching, High-Risk Entry, Hostage Rescue, Barricaded Persons, Dignitary Protection, Homeland Security, and Risk Management.
In 2012 Phillip was awarded the Special Operations Officer of the Year award. In 2013, he was awarded the Medal of Valor. In June of 2022, Phillip was transferred to the Multi-Agency Gang Unit where he established a new Gun Crimes Unit targeting suspects involved in non-fatal shooting incidents.
Phillip continues to work in the area of special weapons and tactics as an adjunct instructor for Tactical Energetic Entry Systems (T.E.E.S.). He has served in that role since 2014 and has provided basic and advanced instruction in the areas of mechanical, ballistic, and thermal breaching to the nation’s top Law Enforcement and Military Units as well as elite International Law Enforcement and Military Units
Phillip has worked abroad as well leading, guiding, and training police teams in Amman, Jordan.