Thomas Carchidi is our founder and has
a vast career in law enforcement. He is a retired police officer
who worked in Baltimore City and suburbs of the Washington
DC area. He has also worked as a sworn law enforcement supervisor
in the State of New York after retiring from the Police Department
in Maryland. The law enforcement career of Tom is highly decorated.
Throughout his law enforcement career, Tom has been the recipient
of many awards, such as a Medal for Valor Lifesaving Award,
and Nominated for the National Rifle Association Officer of
the Year for 2013. Tom has a Masters Degree and over twenty-five
years in martial arts experience.