Michael Colton

Safety Certification Advisor

Michael Colton / K9 Dany

Mike has served residents throughout St Lucie County as a law enforcement officer for more than 33 years.  Now in retirement, he looks to continue helping his fellow residents by providing training options so they can learn survival skills and develop a survival attitude to help them through these uncertain times.  Mike began his training career as a young officer in the early ’90s by training newly hired officers as they came through the Field Training Officer program.  He went on to serve as an agency instructor in firearms, defensive tactics, defensive driving, and emergency vehicle operations, patrol procedures, active shooter response and K-9.  Mike was a member of SWAT and graduated from the prestigious Metro-Dade Basic Special Response Team Academy.  Mike has worked as a Field Training Officer, In-service Instructor, SWAT member, VICE and Street Crimes Investigator, Auto Theft and General Assignment Detective, Recruiter, Underwater Search and Recovery Team member, Traffic Crash Review Board member, K-9 Handler and Trainer and Acting Supervisor.  He has received numerous awards including two-time 100 Club Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, Officer of the Year, Officer of the Quarter, Combat Cross, Meritorious Service, Exceptional Duty, and the ASIS Joe Crowder K9 Achievement Award, among many others.

Now in retirement, Mike has achieved certifications as a civilian instructor by the National Rifle Association, United States Concealed Carry Association, SABRE Products, and TASER.  Mike knows firsthand that law enforcement has a daunting task, trying to be in the right place at the right time. Often it is up to prepared, skilled, and knowledgeable citizens to make the difference between a statistical tragedy and a “win” for the good guys.  Mike will use his decades of practical experience to help you be your own 1stResponder.  Mike has started 33 Tactical LLC, a licensed and insured training company, that provides courses of instruction in Firearms, including concealed carry classes, Defensive Sprays, Taser, Self-Defense, and Crime Prevention.  Check him out at www.33-tactical.com

Richard Stein

Security Advisor

Richard Stein is the Owner & Founder of All Florida Investigations & Security Services which is in its 23rd year of service. In addition to being the most successful bail bondsman in Broward County, Florida, Richard also was the President of the Bail Association.

Richard has a plethora of training and services over the past nearly three decades, such as; Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice/Psychology, Certified Master Bail Agent PBUS, NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, current Board Member with the Department of Agriculture Division of Licensing, State of Florida Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor, Private Investigator, Security Officers for Hire- Armed & Unarmed, Business Threat Assessments, Certified K-9 Handler, Security Officer Training Center, Unarmed Class-D Course and Armed Class-G Course, Annual G-Requals, Handcuff Certification, Pepper Spray Certification, Baton Certification, Electronic Devise Certification, Handgun & Long Gun Training, Red Cross Training Instructor, ATF Federal Firearms FLL Dealer, Concealed Weapons Permit Classes, Shotgun & Rifle Classes, Personal Technique Training, First Aid/CPR/AED Certifications, Private Investigations, Comprehensive Backgrounds, Renter/Tenant Screening, Asset Relocating, Surveillance, Notary Public, Bail Bond Agency, Warrant Clearance, and Fugitive Recovery, and much more. With thirty years of experience, over 23 years in business, arrested over 1000 fugitives, and nearly a thousand students taught.